Celebrating Teachers!

From May 8-12, 2017, the United States celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week. Many restaurants and businesses offer discounts to teachers on May 9 (National Teacher Appreciation Day) and in some cases...

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Learning Every Day

The character strength of the month for May is Love of Learning. VIA describes Love of Learning this way, “If Love of Learning is your top strength, you love learning new things, whether in a...

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Hope on the Rise!

Hope! A resounding theme at the most recent Learning and the Brain Conference: Positive, Resilient Minds: The Science of Promoting Student Grit, Gratitude, and School Success. Threaded throughout the...

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Happy Children

Mayerson Academy's Thriving Learning Communities program, along with other positive psychology efforts in education, was recently the subject of a Live Happy magazine article "Happy Schools Make...

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Strengths Beyond School

We know learning for people of all ages is not confined to a traditional school environment. And we know the education of our youth is greatly impacted by the communities that they live in. What...

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