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Mentorship in Schools
For development of success in the new technology age, some of our workshops include things such as: theory, practice and role playing, and developing strategies for successful leadership for personal and public success.
For exploring the role of mindfulness in schools and to learn how to introduce mindfulness skills to children and young people, we offer: mindfulness for educators, development teaching, creating visions, peacekeepers and student leadership.
Learn to be mindful and teach mindfully by creating an umbrella of opportunities for a safe and caring (mindful) school with resources and professional development. We offer many TEACHABLES to help mindfulness become important.
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Through the years of teaching, consulting and leadership, I have discovered many BEST PRACTICES for successful learning. Best practices such as solution focused thinking, mindfulness, developmental teaching, student leadership and role playing. As well as training and coaching opportunities which include: personal (one-on-one) mentorship, small group mentorship and large group training. LEADERSHIP TRAINING is for people who want to empower others in their personal lives, business and education. While MINDFULNESS involves acceptance ... meaning that we pay attention to our thoughts and feelings without judging them. Without believing, for instance, that there is a “right” or “wrong” way to think or feel in any given moment.
... for oneself, educators, parents, students and YES, even business owners.
... for people who want to empower others in their personal lives, business and education.
... WDWP (What - Do - Work - Plan).
... for people who want to be stronger and more confident in controlling one's life.
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“A 75 year Harvard study has confirmed that the key to not only happiness, but health and longevity, is being surrounded with love. No other factor matters as much. Love is the answer. The only one.” Quote by Jean Williams From my NeuroGym Network. This totally reminds me of John Lennon’s hit song, Imagine. And Read more about The Key To Happiness[…]
Oprah Winfrey, in The Wisdom of Sundays, interviews Dr. Shefali Tsabary who talks about how much we as parents are totally in our EGO when we become parents. When our children make mistakes, we think its our fault. When they do well, we think its our brilliant parenting! Tsabary states the following: “The way the Read more about Parenting And The EGO[…]
Today, in my reflections after meditation, I realized clearer than ever that the universe brings us grace through our soul. I have had much Grace, divine manifestation in my life and will continue to try to attract Grace to my mind, body and soul. Whenever I am fortunate to be able to teach, present a Read more about Manifest Your True Self Through Grace[…]
This morning my meditation led me to think about what creative play is to me. I’ve always loved ‘big picture’ thinking. Creative opportunities make me feel whole and joyful. I enjoy spending time with others who enjoy creativity. When I reflect on the times in my life where time stood still and I experienced true Read more about Playful Manifestation[…]
Since my goal is to reach out and connect, mentor and lead others to be Mindful Leaders, I’m already a great fan of the book, Visible Learning for Literacy. The authors, Fisher, Frey and Hattie think visible learning for literacy is important for the following reasons: 1. Literacy is among the major antidotes for poverty. Read more about Why Visible Learning for Literacy?[…]
I borrowed one of my colleague’s books for summer reading, Visible Learning For Literacy, by Douglas Fisher, Nancy Frey and John Hattie. Since I am reading other books as well, this one happened at the bottom of my pile. But, today I had the desire to learn more about what Visible Learning is. In chapter Read more about Visible Learning[…]
Today, during my 14th day of meditation, Oprah and Deepak wrote the following, “As our consciousness wakes up to its true nature, our mind and emotions begin to reveal their latest spiritual qualities as well: love, compassion, inspiration, wisdom and peace.” Their mantra today was, “I radiate spiritual and material abundance.” My ah-ha was that Read more about Fulfilling My Dreams Fulfills My Spirit[…]
In today’s meditation with Oprah and Deepak, I was reminded of how most of us were trained when we were growing up. I grew up on a farm and I was frequently told I should work harder, be more helpful, be kind to others even if they are unkind to me, and if I lived Read more about We Are All Deserving of Happiness And Wealth[…]
As an educator, mom and guidance Counsellor, I’ve always strived to help others realize that mistakes are for learning. I have taught this for years when I was teaching Restitution to hundreds of adults and students. However, perfectionism and fear of failure are very well and alive in our society. I am loving reading Brene’ Read more about What is Perfectionism And Where Does It Come From?[…]
Today I realized that I have always known how to focus when I was doing anything that involved creative thinking, reading, dreaming of what could be and living my life on purpose. Even as a young child, I was able to dream of there being more peace in this world. Thus, I became an educator, Read more about The Matrix Of Awareness – Focus[…]