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The Power of Mindfulness for Young Children

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What is mindfulness and why is is so important to teach in your classroom?

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Bully Prevention in the Classroom

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Although bullying is not new, today’s teachers have several tools that help children understand what bullying is, how to recognize it and how they can deal with it. 

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MUSIC AND MOVEMENT – GATEWAY TO SUCCESS!

What are some of the benefits of music and movement?  Take under 7 minutes to see Rae Pica describe some of the skills, concepts and growth children achieve through music and movement!*  [VIDEO]

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Teaching Tolerance in the Classroom

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Tolerance is a concept that becomes more complicated as we get older, as politics and external daily biases begin to play roles in our lives. Learn more about teaching tolerance in your classroom.

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Can Music Help Shape Who We Are?

My answer is “Absolutely!” Martin Gardiner of Brown University tracked the criminal records of Rhode Island residents from birth through age 30, and he concluded the more a resident was involved in music, the lower the person’s arrest record. (“Music

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