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March 21, 2017

Why students lie and what you can do to help curb it

Dishonesty can suggest natural development of social awareness, but being dishonest can damage re...

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March 13, 2017

Executive function lessons from the New England Patriots

A month later, we are all still reeling from Super Bowl LI’s unprecedented outcome. With...

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March 06, 2017

Nobody is perfect

Although perfectionists are often celebrated for their above-and-beyond efforts, educators and...

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February 25, 2017

Finding the right "voice"

“Speak up.” “I’d love to hear you share.” “Everyone mu...

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September 16, 2016

The value of "previewing" to support executive function

In several popular Tip...

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August 14, 2016

Executive Function Lessons from the Rio Olympic Games

Many students ask whether or not the skills they learn in the classroom will actually...

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July 30, 2016

Five Creative Ways to Use Your Summer Tutoring Sessions

Students who see a tutor during their academic year always have something to work on. Homework, t...

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June 02, 2016

Top 5 reasons NOT to cram for finals (and tips on HOW to study)

With many Engaging Minds students studying for final exams, our office has been abuzz with stu...

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May 27, 2016

Summer can be relaxing *and* productive. Here's how!

Now that the weather is warming up, every child is thinking about summer. Engaging Minds is think...

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