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ChildrenTeachers

Cultivating a Culture of Overcoming

Recently, I gathered with an after-school club of seventh and eighth grade students to talk about the stress and anxiety that they face in the course of everyday living... We started with a simple data-gathering exercise.  Each student identified three stressors or sources of anxiety and wrote them out on…
Mick Duffy
February 6, 2020
Rewriting Futures

Welcome Back!

This is always an exciting time of the year.  Whether they are willing to admit it or not, students are ready to slide back into the school groove. If not ready to learn, they are ready to reconnect with friends and teachers that they haven’t been seeing over the summer.…
Mick Duffy
August 19, 2019
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Rewrite the future.

It’s an incredible world that we live in.  We are more advanced scientifically and technologically than at any time in human history.  We can travel to the farthest reaches of the globe quickly and comfortably.  In recent years scientists and researchers have discovered cures for diseases once deemed untreatable.  We…
Mick Duffy
March 21, 2019