RELIEVING STUDENT’S TEST ANXIETY

“One measure of an effective teacher is that when students get excited when it’s testing time.” -sev   Examination time is the most feared part of a student’s school experience, for most. Why? Because we are trained to fear or avoid failing. Failing is bad! Failing causes stigma! Failing makes our parents angry! And so... Continue Reading →

DEVELOPING RESILIENCE AND GRIT IN TODAY’S YOUTH

“Tough times don’t last; tough people do.” On learning about the importance of developing resilience and grit in today’s youth, I was reminded of a certain short piece of fiction: A young successful banker suffers from minor stab wounds after an unfortunate mugging incident. After getting patched up by the doctor, he turns to his... Continue Reading →

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