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Want To Practice Mindfulness? Start At Work

No particular location required. 😌<p>On any given workday, most people appreciate a little break time. But not everyone knows how valuable truly taking a moment can be ― because how you use a break is just as important as the break itself. It’s all too common: you finally get a much-needed break, and …

How My Son’s School Is Using Mindfulness To Help Kids Learn

Do you want to know how to help your children handle stress, learn more easily, and pause for one second before they act like total jerks? Um..yes. …

11 Ways to Instantly Crush the Afternoon Slump

Put down the energy drink and perk up with these natural energy-boosting tricks.<p>That project has been staring back at you for an hour, the clock …

Korean Artist Sketches Awkward Daily Life in Illustrations

Kyung Me paints the complete portrait of an awkward, boring, self-pitying life in the city.<p>Scrappy drawings of a curmudgeon youngster with a halo of curly hair and an obstinate, hunched posture are the themes of a second-generation, immigrant-born artist navigating her past. Korean artist Kyung Me …

Art

Future proof your students by embracing the Arts

If you are reading this, then you will undoubtably know Ken Robinson’s TED talk from 2006 on how schools kill creativity. In fact, schools are so …

Three exercises to unlock your creativity (whatever kind of organisation you work in)

Submit your work<p>Send us your latest projects, which we will review and consider to be featured on our website or in the print magazine.<p>Receive our …

Creativity

5 Tips to Get Rid of Mental Clutter and Negative Self Talk

Eighty-five percent of our worries never come true.<p>I'm a worrier.<p>It's inherited. Or more likely, it's ingrained.<p>My grandfather worried. My mother worried. I worry.<p>About really dumb things. I'm talking about things that no one else worries about.<p>For example, growing up there was a rule in the house: …

How to Break Your Procrastination Habit and Get Real Work Done

Do you ever wake up in the morning and say, “Today, I am going to spend the day in reactive mode — running around putting out fires, constantly …

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Children's bedrooms around the world

<b>(CNN) —</b> A child's bedroom often expresses their identity. From brightly colored walls filled with posters to toys and books scattered around, it is truly their place of comfort. But for some children around the world, their bedroom is no more than a mat outside or a collection of old sheets, tires …

Save the Children

Counting the benefits of teaching math to 3-year-olds

<b>JUDY WOODRUFF:</b><p>Students in Boston are heading back to the classroom this week, where the school district’s youngest learners are taking on math in a …

Why We Should All Be Putting Our Kids to Bed Super Early, According to Science

If you’ve been defending your stance on putting your kids to bed early for years now, <i>man am I right there with you</i>. But I’ve got some good news: It …

The 25 best private colleges in America

The ranking also took into account the annual net cost of each school — the average cost of tuition for all students that applied for financial aid, after accounting for the amount of financial aid received — according to the US government's College Scorecard.<p>Private colleges dominated the list, …

24 Back-to-School Crock Pot Dinners All Made Gluten Free & Low Carb!

More by Brenda<p>Step up your ordinary meatloaf with this amazing melt-in-your-mouth bacon wrapped BBQ meatloaf!<p>When it’s the Back-To-School season, …

10 Realistic Work-Life Balance Tips to Steal From Billionaires

Don't neglect the things you should be doing in your personal life. It may be the key to your success.<p>Did you know that 9 out of 10 startups fail? While that can be attributed to a number of reasons, having an equally failing life <i>outside</i> of work (marriage, work/life balance, and self-care) will put …

The Addition Of One Ingredient Makes These Cookies Seriously Addicting

Zesty Lemon Cream Cheese Cookies<p>Save<p>It’s impossible to not like cookies, right? That’s how it seems whenever we’re faced with a cookie, regardless of …

When Teachers Take A Breath, Students Can Bloom

Garrison Institute looks a little like Hogwarts. The retreat center is housed in a former monastery amid tranquil green hills overlooking the Hudson River, 60 miles north and a world away from New York City.<p>Inside the airy chapel on a recent summer afternoon, about 35 educators from the U.S. and at …

Mindfulness

Australia's oldest man likes to knit mini sweaters for injured penguins

Australia's oldest man has spent a lot of his days knitting sweaters for little penguins.<p>Alfred 'Alfie' Date spoke to <i>9 Stories</i> about how his …

8 Powerful Morning Routines of Ultra-Confident People

How to give yourself an espresso shot of confidence as soon as you wake up<p>Exceptionally confident people weren't born that way--they got there by making it a habit and flexing their confidence muscles daily.<p>The ultra-confident know that just like when you skip your breakfast, you won't get very far …

The Innovation Experiment: How Do We Know These New Learning Models Work?

Opinion | Learning Strategies<p>The Innovation Experiment: How Do We Know These New Learning Models Work?<p>By Jeff Heyck-Williams     Aug 11, 2016<p>Image …