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Collaborative Reading: Building Successful Readers Together

>>Student: Jazmin feels like she’s going to get into a good college and–>>Crystal: Because we do collaborative reading, we are helping every scholar feel successful, regardless of the reading level.>>So who is it about? >>Student: Jazmin.>>Crystal: Being able to synthesize the big ideas, form opinions, and share those. Those are skills that any contributing citizen …

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How to raise successful kids — without over-parenting | Julie Lythcott-Haims

How to raise successful kids — without over-parenting | Julie Lythcott-Haims

You know, I didn’t set out to be a parenting expert. In fact, I’m not very interested in parenting, per Se. It’s just that there’s a certain style of parenting these days that is kind of messing up kids, impeding their chances to develop into theirselves. There’s a certain style of parenting these days that’s …

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Dr Ben Carson’s 8 Secrets of Success with Pr Gary Kent

Dr Ben Carson’s 8 Secrets of Success with Pr Gary Kent

we all want to be successful in life it’s an actual human trait the challenge of course is finding the golden formula last week we made the remarkable Dr Ben Carson the most celebrated pediatric neurosurgeon in the world in the first of a two-part series he shared his amazing life story with us telling …

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5 Keys to Social and Emotional Learning Success

5 Keys to Social and Emotional Learning Success

>>Pamela: Social-Emotional skills are the essential skills for success in school, work and life.>>Natalie: Social-Emotional learning centers their mind and body. It reduces their emotional tension, so they can be open to new content and material. We find that academic outcomes increase exponentially when students are nurtured, loved and cared for. That we get much …

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The Big Five Personality Traits: Lost in the OCEAN!

The Big Five Personality Traits: Lost in the OCEAN!

The theory of the Big Five personality traits claims that we can describe ourselves with five main characteristics: open, conscientious, extravert, agreeable, neurotic. Each of us varies in how much of each trait is shown in our personality. In order to understand what each trait really means let’s look at these five characters and how …

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Survival 2a

Survival 2a

Hi there! So, I’m here by the river; by the Torrente Boreca which is a tributary river of the Trebbia, which flows into the Po. The nearest town is called Belnome. I can’t think too straight because it’s very warm! and I’m right by the river… surrounded by trees… and this is my lean-to shelter. …