Leveraging Character Strengths. Highlighting a presentation deck from the November “The Science of Character: Using Brain Science to Raise Student Self-Regulation, Resilience and Respect” conference in Boston.
Character Day – Every Day! Lynn Ochs writes about observations from her Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) journey alongside Mayerson Academy partners, the VIA Institute on Character, Happify and Cincinnati Public Schools.
What Does it Take to Engage Four Generations? Jillian Darwish writes about results obtained after examining several hundred thousand survey responses from each of four generations – arriving at character strength commonalities and differences.
Spirituality and Finding Your Personal Sense of Meaning Karen Graves writes about holiday madness and making time to “pause” in order to connect to a higher sense of meaning.
Trust is Powerful: Building Trust with Students Joe Moorman provides a bit more information on the “trust equation” and shows how it applies to the student-teacher relationship.
Online Orton-Gillingham? Coming in 2016 Introduces new online coursework for 2016 incorporating Orton-Gillingham Multisensory Reading and LETRS.
Resource for Character Day Connie West shares activities designed to strengthen students’ character strengths and social-emotional competencies in conjunction with Character Day.
From everyone at Mayerson Academy – thank you for reading and sharing our posts in 2015!