Category Psychology for Parents and Teachers

Focus on Students’ Strengths When Giving Feedback

Use a “sandwich” approach when giving feedback to students.  Start with what they did right.  Acknowledge their work, their effort, their improvement thus far.  Identify their strengths.  Finish your feedback with the same.  And in between, you can let them…
High School Front

Five Best Practices for Any High School

Years of research and visits to thousands of schools have shown there are some very simple things that can be done in any high school, large or small, urban or suburban, public or independent – that can improve student and…

Top Tips for Best Brain Health and Function

We have learned so much about the human brain over the last quarter century that it is at times mind-numbing (pun intended). What has emerged though are a few broad lifestyle categories that most affect how our brain functions, learns…