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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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Steve Wohlenhaus posted an article on LinkedIn about what mentally strong people avoid. He said, “We all get tested. Challenging friendships, terrible jobs, failing health and difficult relationships. Mentally strong people finesse through these obstacles with grit and determination.” Mentally tough people don’t see barriers, they see possibilities. Ironically, mental toughness is something you can Read more about To Be Mentally Strong Avoid These 12 Things[…]
Today we are in a town called Leesberg near Orlando. We are saddened by the loss of our dear sister, Jackie. It was an amazing day of reminiscing and loving, hugging and reuniting with friends and family! Unfortunately, sometimes it takes a loss to bring family together! Our sister Jackie was an amazingly loving, humble Read more about Losing a Loved One[…]
Emotional Intelligence needs to be genuine. Steve Wohlenhaus posted an article on LinkedIn on the qualities unique to genuine people. He stated the following: 1. Being genuine isn’t trying to make people like you. Genuine people are comfortable with the idea they can’t please everyone. They are willing to make unpopular decisions and do the Read more about 8 Beautiful Qualities Unique to Genuine People[…]
As everyone knows, I believe in Mindfulness. Be mindful of today, this moment. So many of us dwell on the yesterdays of our lives. I am especially aware of this today because my sister-in-law passed away yesterday. She was truly a Mother Theresa. And, I loved her so very much! However, I realize that each Read more about Yesterday Ended Last Night[…]
In one of his posts on LinkedIn, Gavin McCormack stated that, “By allowing your child to pack and carry their own bag to school, you are teaching them about responsibility, independence and self-regulation.” Giving our children responsibilities such as packing their bags helps them learn to prioritize what they do or don’t need to bring Read more about Give Your Child Responsibilities[…]
J. C. Maxwell has a video on ‘Minute with Maxwell’ that challenges us to take risks. I have always been a risk taker and sometimes it has given me success and sometimes it has given me challenges. However, Maxwell says you have to go out on a limb to get what you want in life. Read more about Take Risks[…]
This morning I watched Maya Angelou speak about “Love Liberates” on You-Tube. She said at 17 years of age, after she had a son, she told her mother she was leaving home. Her mother just said, “Do right. And remember you can always come home.” Angelou said her mother liberated her to life. That is Read more about Love Liberates[…]
Regan Savage, from the John Maxwell team, posted the following qualities of great managers: 1. Attract 2. Educate 3. Reward 4. Empower 5. Train 6. Motivate This list was given by Lolly Daskal, another member on LinkedIn. I do agree with the list and would personally like to add that creating a relationship is extremely Read more about Great Managers Do The Following[…]
1. I love you. 2. I believe in you. 3. You are worthy. You deserve it. 4. The best is yet to come. 5. Stay positive. 6. I was wrong. I’m sorry. 7. Please. 8. How can I help. 9. I’m here for you when you want to talk. 10. You can do it. 11. Read more about 20 Things You Should Say More Often[…]
John Maxwell, on You-tube said he became an author because when he asked his mentor why he writes, he said it’s because when I write, I add value to people I’ll never meet. And, that is what made Maxwell want to be an author. Upon hearing those words, I am more determined to finish my Read more about Why Become An Author[…]