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Strategies to help upper elementary and middle school kids who have experienced trauma understand and control their emotions.
Source - Edutopia: https://www.edutopia.org/article/teaching-students-how-deal-stress
Added by Lee Cruz on March 25, 2019 at 10:47am — No Comments
Some people ask me why CHN keeps insisting that in order to heal, we, as people of African ancestry, must Defy the Lie of Black Inferiority and Embrace the Truth of Black Humanity.
“Can’t you find some softer language?” they ask.
Sure, we could. But...
Source - Community healing Network Blog:…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on March 25, 2019 at 10:22am — No Comments
WAKING UP. WORKING out. Riding the bus. Music is an ever-present companion for many of us, and its impact is undeniable. You know music makes you move and triggers emotional responses, but how and why? What changes when you play music, rather than simply listen? In the latest episode of Tech Effects, we tried to find out. Our first stop was USC's Brain & Creativity Institute, where I headed into the…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on March 25, 2019 at 10:03am — No Comments
Funding is still available from the Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness (CCEH) to help people who have been evacuated from Puerto Rico due to Hurricane Maria who are continuing to experience a housing crisis.
This funding can be used to help stabilize housing through support such as rental assistance, security deposits, moving costs, utility assistance, credit repair, bus passes to employment, and more.
If you were evacuated from Puerto Rico due to Hurricane Maria and are…Continue
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A new study shows that growing up in an affluent community brings “compounding privileges” and higher educational attainment—especially for white residents.,,
City Lab: …Continue
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The arts can be a source of joy in a child’s day, and also come in handy for memorizing times tables.…
Added by Lee Cruz on March 16, 2019 at 6:00pm — No Comments
My parents lived good lives and expected to die good deaths. They exercised daily, ate plenty of fruits and vegetables, and kept, in their well-organized files, boilerplate advance health directives. But when he was 79, my beloved and seemingly vigorous father came up from his basement study, put on the kettle for tea, and had a devastating stroke. For the next 6½ years, my mother and I watched, heartbroken and largely helpless, as he descended into dementia, near-blindness and misery.…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on March 16, 2019 at 5:52pm — No Comments
When the president of the United States says “America first,” he is making his voters happy. I can understand that. But from a global perspective, this statement isn’t relevant. Everything is interconnected today...
Added by Lee Cruz on March 16, 2019 at 4:54pm — No Comments
It seems there is a great demand for good development directors. Turnover is a tremendous problem. In their study, Underdeveloped, CompassPointand the Evelyn and Walter Haas, Jr. Fund found “high levels of…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on March 15, 2019 at 4:12pm — No Comments
We asked you to vote for the women you believe have had the biggest impact on world history, from a shortlist of 100 figures selected by 10 experts. Find out who topped our poll below…\
Added by Lee Cruz on March 10, 2019 at 12:31pm — No Comments
Liam Dillon covers the politics of housing policy more closely and thoughtfully than almost any other journalist in the country and yet he was nearly dumbfounded by the results of a recent survey commissioned by his paper, the Los Angeles Times. The Times and researchers from the University of…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on March 6, 2019 at 9:48am — No Comments