The Dragonfly Forest

They have been given names such as devil’s darning needle, ear sewer, horse stinger, skeeter hawk, and the snake’s servant. Actually, Dragonflies are beneficial, peaceful, and stunning. You are a Dragonfly if you are: ADD/ADHD, dyslexic, dysgraphic, Asperger’s, NLVD, autistic…

Friday, May 8, 2015

Fantastic Friday with Suli Breaks

As you know I believe that we need to teach critical thinking skills to our children.  I do not believe that we need to shove information into their brains, test them, and then base their success in life on the scores they receive.  The culture and climate of a school can kill critical thinking skills and creativity.  

Here is someone you should know:  Suli Breaks  He does a great job sharing concerns many of my clients share with me.  

Watch these:

These are two powerful poetic videos that get to the heart of the importance of critical thinking.  We really need to look at our schools and evaluate if they are meeting the needs of all students.  Are we really providing students with appropriate educations?