Alex Hebert

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How to Calm a Disruptive Class: The Quick & Easy Method that Saved My Sanity

During my first year teaching middle school students, I found myself in a bit of a dilemma. When the bell rang, I knew that my class should be …

Investing Principles | Charles Schwab

7 Investing<br>Principles<p>The fundamentals you need for investing success.<p>Set Goals<p>1. Establish a financial plan based on your goals<p>Be realistic about your goals<p>Review your plan at least annually<p>Make changes as your life circumstances change<p>Successful planning can help propel net worth.<p>In a study of …

Investing

Support a classroom. Build a future.

Teachers all over the U.S. need your help to bring their classroom dreams to life. Choose a project that inspires you and give any amount.<p>Limited …

High School

Lesson 28: Write the first draft

Lesson plan<p><b>Created by:</b> Louisiana Department of Education• <b><br>Standards:</b>• <b><br>Tags:</b><p>Quick assign<p>Preview assignment ><p>You have saved this lesson plan!<p>Here's where …

The Truth Behind All Those Gut Health Claims

No alternative facts here.<p>I get it. Gut health is not a sexy topic. (Who wants to talk about something called "leaky gut?") It is, however, a buzzy one. Just do a Google search, and you can easily fall down a rabbit hole of weird blog posts and misinformation about diets and nutrition. Finding …

Wellness

Today, even US water is overly medicated—these scientists want to change that

With billions of US meds, algae, fish, and insects getting high on contaminated sewage.<p>Sylvia Lee, PhD, is a scientist at the Cary Institute of …

How to Be a Good Kisser – 10 Tips From Scientific Research

What Does Science Say About How To Be A Good Kisser?<p>Regular readers might be saying “<i>What the hell is this, Cosmo Magazine?</i>”<p>In all fairness, how to …

A fateful encounter turns teen's life around

<b>(CNN) —</b> Sixteen-year-old Chauncy Black had no idea that offering to carry a man's groceries in exchange for doughnuts would lead to thousands of dollars in donations for his family.<p>"This kid was really brave," said Matt White, whom Black approached at a Memphis Kroger store. "The look on his face …

Conservatives decry Pope Francis’s statement that ‘the great majority’ of marriages are religiously null

After Pope Francis on Thursday said “the great majority” of Catholic marriages are religiously null because people don’t understand the concept of a lifetime commitment, some prominent traditional Catholics lambasted the pontiff as “irresponsible” and that his statement could possibly discourage …

Christianity

Fire and Water: The Deeper Meaning Of What We Unleash

When I was deep into my spiritual awakening, I had startlingly prescient dreams; in one, the words, “violent emergency” reverberated through my mind. …

The Secret Energy Game

In the video above Jenna explained what energy vampires are and how the process of energy exchange works. We are going to dive even deeper into to …

What Higher Consciousness Really Means, How We Attain It, and What It Does for the Human Spirit

“At such moments, the world reveals itself as quite different: a place of suffering and misguided effort … but also a place of tenderness and longing, beauty, and touching vulnerability. “<p><i>“[Leonardo da Vinci’s] unique brain wiring … allowed him the opportunity to experience the world from the</i> …

Map of Consciousness: A Powerful Framework For Your Personal Growth

In this article, I’m very excited to share with you the map of consciousness, developed by Dr. David Hawkins in Power vs Force. The reason I’m so …

Rational Belief vs Open Minded Skepticism

07 Sep 2015 by John Uncategorized<p>Belief and skepticism are constantly at odds with each other. For many of us, an extreme of both can lead to an …

New bill aims to help rape victims rebuffed at hospitals

<b>(CNN) —</b> She remembers leaving the neighborhood bar at closing time and walking down the street with the guy who kept an eye on her drink while she ducked into the restroom. She remembers telling him she didn't want to have sex. She remembers the pool of blood between her legs.<p>What happened in …

Health Care

12 Habits Of Genuine People

There’s an enormous amount of research suggesting that emotional intelligence (EQ) is critical to your performance at work. TalentSmart has tested the EQ of more than a million people and found that it explains 58% of success in all types of jobs.<p>People with high EQs make $29,000 more annually than …

Emotional Intelligence

The Best and Worst in Praise

Have you ever told a student “I’m so proud of you. Great job!” and gotten nothing more than a bored stare in response? What’s up with that? Isn’t …

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Angela Levesque: Calm Mind, Open Heart

October 17, 2015<p>AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH ANGELA LEVESQUE<p>Angela Levesque is an intuitive lifestyle consultant, mind/body educator, energy healer …

Sixth Sense: Science begins to Explain How we Sense Electric Fields

<b>“We believe there are several types of sensing mechanisms, and none of them are known. We now provide experimental evidence to suggest one which has</b> …

Mindful Sex

Meditation and sex might not be the two things you’d most naturally associate. One involves sitting alone in silence while the other is rather more …

Here Is What Happens If You Wake Up at 5:30 am Every Day

“The miracle morning”, a bestseller by Hal Elrod, suggests that waking up at 5:30 every morning is the path for becoming the person we want to be. …

Conscious Breathing

<b>Conscious Breathing</b><p>From the dawn of our birth until the sunset of death, we breathe, always and everywhere. Indeed, breath defines our life and …

Meditation: I Know It's Good for Me, but How Do I Get Started?

By far the No. 1 question I get when I let someone know I'm a meditation teacher is, "I know it's good for me, but how do I get started?" I can see the frustration and desire in the eyes of the questioner. There is a longing to crack the code on this recent health craze and somewhat woo woo …

Study: Meditation and yoga dramatically cut our need for health care services

Living a healthier life doesn’t have to be hard. That’s the conclusion of a new study, which found that using relaxation techniques such as meditation and yoga can reduce the number of hospital visits you might need.<p>The explanation is simple. Though stress-related illnesses won’t usually kill you …

7 Simple Techniques to Activate Your Creativity

Are you expected to deliver creative work on a daily basis? Sometimes the flow of ideas comes naturally, but there are also times when you cannot …

11 Thoughts To Unlock Your Creativity

<b>“The human mind can hold two completely opposing ideas at the same time.”</b> Thank you Liz Gilbert for enlightening us with this concept. How many times …

Creativity

Surge in cases of deadly but preventable diseases among elderly

Age UK study warns ageing population, care cuts and NHS pressures creating ‘destructive vicious circle’ as one million are left to fend for themselves<p>The chances of elderly people being admitted to hospital for preventable but potentially deadly diseases have more than doubled in a decade partly …

Jazz Origins in New Orleans - New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park (U.S. National Park Service)

Researchers and historians are still learning about jazz history; there are many and various opinions about what is important in the history of jazz. …