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Day 161 (of 185) the hardest thing to respond/prepare for: suicide #blog4MH

Day 161 (of 185) the hardest thing to respond/prepare for: suicide #blog4MH Suicide.  Suicide attempts.  Suicidal ideation.  It always seems to be a catch-22: if we talk about suicide, it puts the idea in their head…if we don’t talk about … Continue reading

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Day 160 (of 185) Rules. #blog4MH

Day 160 (of 185) Rules.            #blog4MH What is the ‘bottom line’? Well, it depends. Depends on the who, what, where, when, how and Why. And it depends on the day….and the day before…and what the … Continue reading

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Day 159 (of 185) the day I hated fidgets #blog4MH

Day 159 (of 185) the day I hated fidgets   Once upon a time, I was teaching a class and spending a lot of time working on self-regulation. I didn’t call it that back then, it was just what was needed … Continue reading

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Day 158 (of 185) the brains 4 Fs #blog4MH

Day 158 (of 185) the brains 4 Fs #blog4MH   The amygdala is a funny thing. It’s a regulator. It’s a controller. When it works well, it’s all goooood.  But……as it plays a key role in the processing of decision-making … Continue reading

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Day 157 (of 185) sharing inquiries in #83learns

Day 157 (of 185) sharing inquiries in #83learns   Today, inquiry groups from around our district got together and shared what we have been working on this year. Below is: a) my sketch note on what other groups were working … Continue reading

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Day 156 (of 185) More thoughts on pressures & opportunities for our learners #Blog4MH

Day 156 (of 185) More thoughts on pressures & opportunities for our learners #Blog4MH   Being a learner in todays world is interesting. A day at school can range from spending time on a personal passion project to enhance /share … Continue reading

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Day 155 (of 185) what good readers do: reread

Day 155 (of 185) what good readers do: reread   One of the tricky parts of being a librarian is introducing the concept of “re-reading”. It’s easy to see it like watching a repeat on TV…..sometimes it’s just a re-viewing … Continue reading

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