Teaching SEL: Powering up students with social & emotional know-how

Teaching SEL: Powering up students with social & emotional know-how

“Emotions are what make us human. Make us real. The word ‘emotion’ stands for energy in motion. Be truthful about your emotions, and use your mind and emotions in your favor, not against yourself.” – Robert Kiyosaki, Rich Dad Poor Dad. All aspects of schooling require social-emotional competency and a mastery of Executive Function. Yet, […]
LASG to teach 8 subjects via broadcast, social media

LASG to teach 8 subjects via broadcast, social media

Lagos Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo The Lagos State Government says it will be teaching students eight subjects, through the television and radio, as school activities are suspended due to the coronavirus disease. The Commissioner for Education,...
Preteens’ brains experience a growth spurt in key social areas

Preteens’ brains experience a growth spurt in key social areas

Dive Brief: Aside from experiencing physical changes, preteens also undergo a brain growth spurt much like toddlers, developing neural connections that will determine how their brain is wired for the rest of their lives, according to The Hechinger Report. Investing...
Why social distancing can help colleges stem the spread of coronavirus

Why social distancing can help colleges stem the spread of coronavirus

Weeks after officials first detected the novel coronavirus in the U.S., many colleges and universities nationwide announced, in astoundingly rapid succession, that they would ditch face-to-face classes in favor of online instruction. Some institutions ordered students...