From intelligence to mental health, nurture is the crucial influence on human development Are poor people poor because of inferior genes? This notion is especially popular with members of the ruling elite,
A Google employee teaches his colleagues how to block out interruptions and set aside “make time.” Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 Leadership stories of 2015. See the full list here. recently
Parents Parents are funny — especially on Facebook! And we love them for it! Why? Because in the world of Facebook, where page after page of friends and family brim with posts about extravagant mid-winter
Replays of awkward interactions, missed opportunities and embarrassing regrets distract us during the day and keep us up at night. Think about how many times you’ve agonized over some dumb thing you said.
From basic mediation exercises to learning to say ‘no’, there are many simple changes teachers can make to improve their physical and mental health The pressures of teaching can be difficult to manage
Here's what the science says. Scientists have long known that sleep and meditation can lower stress, improve memory, and might even help with maintaining a healthy weight, among other health benefits.
While some argue whether this is a philanthropic act or a shrewd business strategy, others will ask: what is personalized learning anyway? Because despite some politicians' enthusiastic endorsements of
“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. “ “[Leonardo Vinci’s]
Self-help and personal development are big business, but lasting change doesn’t come as quickly and easily as we’ve been led to believe. Would you like to improve your relationships with people? How about
A couple of months ago, I was sitting on a plane waiting to take off. Everything seemed good: people on board, doors closed and locked, OK weather, reassuring sentiments from the pilot. Then it got quiet.
I get it now. I have never changed my mind about anything as quickly or completely as I changed my mind about adult coloring books. I found the trend mostly baffling and maybe a little dumb. But I saw
"For her, there is no light at the end of the tunnel. She doesn't have a long time to live." Should a dying child have the right to decide between "heaven or the hospital? An Oregon family’s decision respect
It's not easy to convey just how fantastic TED Talks are and how life changing they have been in my life. So I thought that I should do a post for people who may not be familiar with TED. Since I started