Mindfulness, the state of active consciousness and full, open attention, can be helpful for students in its various forms, as we explained in a previous article. There, we listed some of the mindfulness techniques you can use while studying when you need an instant fix. Yet, as we noted before, the state of mindfulness is […]
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Halloween is, without doubt, a favorite holiday for children of all ages. From toddlers to teenagers, kids are always excited to dress up as their favorite characters and go trick-or-treating with their friends. There’s also the fun of joining in the many outdoor fall activities taking place at this time of year, and the great […]
For school-age children, summer has a special charm – it means a two-months-long break with no schoolwork! Of course, what children don’t realize is the negative effect a break of this length can have on them in the long run. The phenomenon called “summer slide” is being talked about more and more now, and for […]
Last weekend was a resounding success for our team: we managed to pull off three events with amazing outcomes. We spent three days in Tampa, Florida, at the Florida PTA. This marked a great beginning, as we sparked lots of interest in our work from the very start. Our second appearance was at the ASCA […]
As we have written before, there are plenty of proven benefits to mindfulness – that state of active consciousness and open attention, reached through the process of meditation – especially for students and learners. Not only can meditation and meditative thinking help with stress reduction, but practicing being in the moment can greatly improve focus […]
From June 22-23, our team attended the 2018 National PTA Convention & Expo in New Orleans, LA. Their mission is to make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children – a mission similar to ours. We’re truly honored to be a part of this amazing […]
On June 13, our team attended the “21st Century Learning Conference” in Upton, MA – an event made for students. With several Nobelians joining in online, we held a workshop on being part of a global team, followed by a brainstorming session on how to make STEM education accessible worldwide, in which all students participated. […]
The benefits of reading to children are well known – from their earliest years, it helps improve their language skills, enriches their vocabulary, teaches critical thinking and logic skills, and encourages creativity and a thirst for knowledge. Reading is, therefore, a great parenting activity to bring you closer to your child as they reap its […]