Sue Bryen

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How to Be More Assertive, According to Research

You don’t want to fight. You don’t want to be hassled. You don’t want to disappoint them. It’s easier to just nod and give them what they want.<p>But …

Michael Lawler claims Federal Government investigation into his conduct was 'unfair' and 'seriously damaged' reputation

The saga involving former Fair Work Commission vice president Michael Lawler will continue, after he launched Federal Court action against Employment …

Homelessness

Why Kids Need to Move, Touch and Experience to Learn

Students can better understand math and physics problems by acting them out. This type of embodied learning can help open up the mind to abstract …

Pedagogy

Inside the School Silicon Valley Thinks Will Save Education

So you’re a parent, thinking about sending your 7-year-old to this rogue startup of a school you heard about from your friend’s neighbor’s sister. …

Quit Saying 'I'm Just Not a Math Person'

It started with a fairly simple problem. The class of elementary education majors were looking at energy and efficiency. This course is specifically …

A successful life depends on following your instincts over your primal need to fit in

<i>This post originally appeared at WaitButWhy.com.</i><p><b>Part 1: Meet your mammoth</b><p>The first day I was in second grade, I came to school and noticed that there was a new, very pretty girl in the class—someone who hadn’t been there the previous two years. Her name was Alana and within an hour, she was …

Social Sciences

Fixed vs. Growth: The Two Basic Mindsets That Shape Our Lives

<i>“If you imagine less, less will be what you undoubtedly deserve,”</i> Debbie Millman counseled in one of the best commencement speeches ever given, urging: <i>“Do what you love, and don’t stop until you get what you love. Work as hard as you can, imagine immensities…”</i> Far from Pollyanna platitude, this …

17 Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes That Will Turn Your World View Outside In

<b>“The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.” ―Jiddu Krishnamurti</b><p>A sage is someone who can put into words the …

A Stanford professor says the 'gun test' can help you make big decisions

You can drive yourself crazy deciding whether to attend grad school, take a job offer, or marry your partner.<p>What if you make the wrong choice, and as a result, wind up unhappy, unfulfilled, and unsuccessful?<p>In these situations, it may help to use an unconventional strategy that Stanford …

College & University

Looking FOR Learning through the Lens of Growth Mindset

How could we give teachers the opportunity to experience documenting FOR and AS learning?<p>0<p>SHARES<p>I recently had the opportunity to be part of a …

Recognizing and Overcoming False Growth Mindset

All educators care deeply about their students' motivation. They want them to love learning, and to be resourceful and persistent in the face of …

Pedagogy

Assessing our learning in order to move forward! @YR5PDCS #visiblelearning https://t.co/A2ChjOadWU