HEARTspace

A heart-centered blog space for educators…

Educators know in their hearts that if students don’t feel safe, connected, and cared about at school, they won’t be able to reach their true potential.

Before the academics will stick, the heartspace must be nurtured.

This blog is a space for kind and supportive heart-based learning.

Laughter . . . is it the best medicine?

Laughter . . . is it the best medicine?

“We don’t laugh because we’re happy. We’re happy because we laugh.”   —William James First it was Friends. Years later, the Rick Mercer Report, followed by Schitt’s Creek. Now I know why I looked forward to these shows so much. They were laugh-out-loud funny....

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Connections Made Simple

Connections Made Simple

My daughter started grade nine twice, at two different schools. Her first time at school number two she only attended for half a day, but immediately noticed the strong sense of community and, get this, already felt like she was becoming part of it. Her first day of...

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HEARTspace

HEARTspace

A heart centered blogspace for educators.Most brave souls who enter the field of education hope to positively impact student lives and leave the world just a little bit better.Sure... many are excited about the content they teach and their enthusiasm engages and leads...

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