Resilience

Resilience I believe that everyone needs to know and understand resilience, how it works in your life, and how to amend it when required.  Resilience is the ability to bounce back during the tough times in your life, and I believe that trees may be one of the most...

Tips for Teens: School Achievement

Tips for Teens: School Achievement In this mini-series, I have been writing about tips for teens that they can use right now to change their lives.  Today I would like to discuss these three: 1) Motivated to achieve, 2) Educational Goals, and 3) Current school...

What Kids Need: Hope

What Kids Need: Hope Having a positive view of the future is of paramount importance with young people.  As adults, it is easy for us to think that kids’ natural default  is in this direction, however, many kids struggle with this concept.  Help kids to have a...

What Kids Need: Self-Esteem

What Kids Need: Self-Esteem It is reported that only 47% of kids feel good about themselves.  As a school administrator and teacher for many years, I can easily vouch for that figure.  If you ask many kids about their future and how they see themselves, you will get...