Why should we hope at all? Research shows that high-hope people have lower levels of depression and anxiety, higher levels of happiness and well-being, and cope better in burn injuries, spinal-cord injuries, severe arthritis, chronic fatigue syndrome, and even cancer.
A Must See Visual Featuring The 5 Levels of Student Engagement ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning
If you’re trying to motivate someone – a student, an employee, your child – calling them amazing won’t pump them up the way you hope it will. Not in any lasting way. What’s worse, it could have the opposite effect. [...]
Every student (i.e. all of us) should see this picture. A beautiful way of portraying the Growth Mindset. #teachers #PGCE #SEN #NQT
Neuroimaging and EEG studies provide a scientific basis for the sometimes controversial belief that children become better learners when they actually enjoy learning.
Shawn Achor: The happy secret to better work - YouTube