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21 Ways To Improve Student Motivation

Tweet By Teach Thought Staff The best lessons, books, and materials in the world won’t get students excited about learning and willing to work hard if they’re not motivated. Motivation, both intrinsic and extrinsic, is a key factor in the success of students at all stages of their education, and teachers can play a pivotal […]

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How To Start The Conversation With Your Child About Sexting

Tweet I used to wonder how I could bring up awkward subjects with my children, and as far as those go, sexting is pretty high on the list. At the time they start doing this, kids already understand the basic concepts of sex. In fact, a lot of them consider themselves to be experts who […]

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The Haunted House

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Can You Handle The Truth?

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Helping Kids Manage Stress

Tweet Only adults are under stress right? Well not really. Stress is relative to situations and age. Worrying about paying your bills at the age of forty is probably the equivalent of worrying about having your lunch money stolen at the age of ten. So kids do worry, suffer from anxiety and feel the discomfort […]

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Stop Watching and Start Grooming

Tweet Why did our parents stand the test of time 50 years ago and stay married, and manage money so well? Why have the last 3 generations suffered so much financial difficulty, and been involved in one divorce after another? We observed our parents being financially responsible, and we observed our parents remaining married. The […]

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Stop Watching and Start Grooming

Tweet   Why did our parents stand the test of time 50 years ago and stay married, and manage money so well? Why have the last 3 generations suffered so much financial difficulty, and been involved in one divorce after another? We observed our parents being financially responsible, and we observed our parents remaining married. […]

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The Baby Boomers: From Black and White To Color

Tweet Before the 1960’s, most people watched television in black and white. Looking back at what society was like 50 years ago, it seems like people looked at life in terms of black and white also. Things were either right or they were wrong. There wasn’t too much in between. Some of the things we […]

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ACOA or ACOA +

Tweet My dad and mom owned a bar so at a very early age it became very easy for me to be around people who drank all the time. From the time I was a kid I thought that the whole world drank and got drunk. My dad was a binge drinker and he would […]

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10 Ways To Build Any Relationship

Tweet 1. Listen without Interrupting 2. Speak without Accusing 3. Give without Sparing 4. Confront without Condemning 5. Answer without Arguing 6. Share without Pretending 7. Enjoy without Complaining 8. Trust without Wavering 9. Forgive without Punishing 10. Promising without Forgetting Well there they are 10 great ways to build any relationship. That is to […]

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