Laura Barrow

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A positive, insightful new book for schools on bullying

<b>By Anne Collier</b><p>In the preface to her new book, <i>Positive Relations @School (& Elsewhere)</i>, author and risk-prevention educator Nancy Willard tells of a …

Advice to help you be a great parent

Kids don’t come with a manual, and parents don’t get grades to affirm they’re doing things right. These talks speak to the complexities of …

Coordinating Career Day

Career Day is one of the highlights of the technology-based <b>CareerSmarts</b> unit, but for the event itself and the lesson right before it, students use …

Should you live for your résumé ... or your eulogy?

Within each of us are two selves, suggests David Brooks in this meditative short talk: the self who craves success, who builds a résumé, and the self …

Two Great Books on Paying it Forward

<b>One Smile</b> <b><br>Author:</b> Cindy McKinley <b><br>Illustrator:</b> Mary Gregg Byrne <b><br>Interest Level:</b> Ages 4 and Up<p><b>About This Book:</b> When young Katie smiles sweetly at a …

The Invisible Boy And The Need To Be Appreciated And Accepted

Trudy Ludwig.<p>She is a Hero of mine.<p>There was a time when I admired athletes, movie stars, and musicians. Not anymore. Now I most admire KidLit …

Top 10 Ways to Beat a Bad Mood

Feeling grumpy? It happens to the best of us. Stress is one thing, but some days, your brain just decides it's in a bad mood and it feels impossible …

Counseling Youth With Depression

Colleague Sharing, Grief, Suicide Assessment<p>I just found an amazing website that I thought I'd share with you. It's called <i>Counseling Youth With</i> …

The Power of Comics

<b>Comic apps are an important addition to any student’s learning armoury</b> and I know that many classrooms are already engaged with them but I wanted …

Empathy: The Most Important Back-to-School Supply

Also like a muscle, empathy is easy to forget, particularly when operating in a crisis mode, always putting out fires. As a personal example, my …

Ten Guidelines for Stopping Cyberbullying

It’s a fact of life in the 21st century that kids are connected to each other 24/7. A generation ago, young people who were bullied in school could …

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Put Your Emotional Intelligence to Use

Emotional intelligence (EQ) is the ability to understand and acknowledge your own feelings, empathize with those of other people, and regulate …

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The Middle School Counselor

So cute! I can totally make these with the kids.

What is Emotional Intelligence? Great Tools for Home and School

<b>What is emotional intelligence? How do parents and teachers nurture it at home and in the classroom? What methods are working?</b><i></i> <i></i> <i>Emotional intelligence</i> …