Strength-Based Parenting

In Why Parents Need to Dial Back the Criticism, Belinda Luscombe writes about The Strength Switch, a new book by Australian psychologist Lea Waters. Waters suggests that parents make a small but...

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Champions Institute 2017

This week Mayerson Academy is hosting the 2017 Champions Institute, an event designed to bring together educators and administrators who have been implementing the Thriving Learning Communities...

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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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