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Building Mindful, Resilient And Focused Learners
Children | Education | Mindfulness - Gratitude | Parenting

Building Mindful, Resilient and Focused Learners

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Reddit Facebook Messenger EmailAs a mother of three teenage daughters and an experienced elementary school teacher, I am deeply concerned about our kids and how resilient they are. Let me explain. Children today live in a world filled with technology — iPad interaction from birth, social media from pre-teens and access to…

The Secret To Stopping Cyberbullying
Bullying | Children | Education | Parenting

The Secret to Stopping Cyberbullying

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Reddit Facebook Messenger Email42% of kids report having been the victim of some form of cyberbullying reports Family Internet Safety Advocate, Sue Scheff.In the past decade, parents and educators have become increasingly aware of this staggering statistic, and bullying prevention programs have been written in response. But there’s a fault in…

Mindfulness Enhances Kindness & Wellbeing In Kids
Children | Mindfulness - Gratitude | Parenting

Mindfulness Enhances Kindness & Wellbeing in Kids

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Reddit Facebook Messenger EmailMindfulness is a meditative practice that involves learning to pay attention to the present moment with an attitude of openness and kindness.If there was a way to help kids pay more attention, exercise more generosity and kindness with their peers, perform better in school, and be more aware…

5 Ways Pet Ownership Helps Kids Learn To Show Kindness
Children | Kindness | Parenting

5 Ways Pet Ownership Helps Kids Learn to Show Kindness

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Reddit Facebook Messenger EmailPet ownership can teach kids many important values and build positive character traits like giving, empathy and kindness. One of the overlooked opportunities of pet ownership, particularly if it is the right pet, is teaching our children how to care for something dependent on them. Kids can learn…

Mindfulness – Helping Kids Find Inner Peace
Children | Mindfulness - Gratitude | Parenting

Mindfulness – Helping Kids Find Inner Peace

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Reddit Facebook Messenger Email .“Mindfulness is simply being aware of what is happening right now without wishing it were different; enjoying the pleasant without holding on when it changes (which it will); being with the unpleasant without fearing it will always be this way (which it won’t).” – James Baraz .Over…