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Improving School Climate

Jeff Waller on April 29, 2016

Because of modern advances in brain imaging technology, over 90% of what we know about the human brain today was discovered in just the past 20 years [1]. Perhaps the discovery of greatest import, though, is the plastic nature of […]

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How to Reduce Student Anxiety

Jeff Waller on March 24, 2016

Last week, I challenged my daughter to try doing some lacrosse tricks, little exercises with the stick and ball to develop coordination and handling abilities.  She’s very focused, and began working diligently to develop the skills. A few hours later, […]

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Why Mindsets Matter

Jeff Waller on March 10, 2016

Last week, I spent half an hour working with my 7-year-old daughter Sienna on her spelling homework. Laughing, my 12-year-old said spelling was a waste of time, and told Sienna, “Just type the word into the computer and it will […]

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