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Posts Tagged 'resilience'

Center on the Developing Child – Resilience

Posted on May 5th, 2015 · Posted in Videos

Reducing the effects of significant adversity on young children’s healthy development is critical to the progress and prosperity of any society. Yet not all children experience lasting harm as a.. read more

Supportive Relationships and Active Skill-Building Strengthen the Foundations of Resilience

Posted on April 23rd, 2015 · Posted in Indicators of wellbeing, Research

Decades of research in the behavioral and social sciences have produced substantial evidence that children who do well despite serious hardship have had at least one stable and committed relationship.. read more

Recovering Resilience: 7 Methods For Becoming Mentally Stronger

Posted on March 31st, 2015 · Posted in Articles

“Resilience is in large part learnable. It may take a lot of practice and a number of different strategies … but it can be improved upon over time.” Article from Forbes.. read more

Building resiliency in young people

Posted on March 10th, 2015 · Posted in Good ideas, Links

Great resource for schools from Reach Out: bit.ly/1wPkHCt

Resilience and SEL in Contexts of Conflict and Violence

Posted on February 25th, 2014 · Posted in Articles

Article from the World Bank: really worth a read: WB Learning and Resilience.pdf. “Children with social and emotional skills do better in school, have improved relationships with peers and adults, are.. read more

Resilience: A Lesson From Sochi

Posted on February 22nd, 2014 · Posted in Articles

An article on resilience and responsibility – from BBC Capital: http://bbc.in/Nkr3DM “When parents help their kids navigate  every challenging situation, from “extra” help with homework to completing college applications for.. read more

Aboriginal Girls Circle – Resilience and Connectedness

Posted on February 16th, 2014 · Posted in Good Practice, Materials & Programs, Research, The Disadvantaged

The Aboriginal Girls’ Circle (AGC) is an intervention targeted to increase social connection, participation and self-confidence amongst Aboriginal girls attending secondary schools. Researchers from the University of Western Sydney (UWS)’s School of Education sought.. read more

Building Resilience in the Early Years

Posted on November 15th, 2013 · Posted in Articles

Read this excellent article by Debbie Miller: http://www.careforkids.com.au/childcarenews/2013/october/15/

Good Failures

Posted on September 21st, 2013 · Posted in Articles

Good failures – all students need resilience, grit and determination. Article from Thomas Hoerr on Educational Leadership

Take a proactive approach to building positive relationships

Posted on June 29th, 2013 · Posted in Book Reviews

We all have relationships – with our partners, children, parents, friends, colleagues and many others. And, according to the authors of Positive Relationships: Evidence Based Practice across the World –.. read more