Connecting, The New Story

Learning to Connect, Connecting to Learn

At some point in the history of humanity and schooling, "academics" became a separate, stand-alone category, considered the most essential part of school, the "instruction" and "learning," in today's parlance. The reading, writing and 'rithmatic, along with science, social studies and all the other arbitrary subject areas. "Academics" as opposed to art, athletics, or extracurricular… Continue reading Learning to Connect, Connecting to Learn

The New Story

8 Ways to Raise Our Individual & Collective Consciousness

I’m psyched about this year and the potential it holds. Here are eight suggestions on how to make 2015 our best year yet. May they be of benefit! More mindfulness Mindfulness is more than just a buzz word. It is both a practice and a mental state that involves paying attention to the present moment… Continue reading 8 Ways to Raise Our Individual & Collective Consciousness

Education

Transmormon: Radical Self-Acceptance Embodied in 15 Minutes {Stunning Documentary}

“Clearly recognizing what is happening inside us, and regarding what we see with an open, kind and loving heart, is what I call Radical Acceptance. If we are holding back from any part of our experience, if our heart shuts out any part of who we are and what we feel, we are fueling the… Continue reading Transmormon: Radical Self-Acceptance Embodied in 15 Minutes {Stunning Documentary}