What’s the Deal with Self-Regulation? Part 1 – Social Emotional Learning

Self-regulation is a term at risk of getting lost in the world of educational buzz words. I believe clarity about this concept is mandatory because it is so foundational to how we function in our homes, our schools, and the world we move in.  Simply stated self-regulation is how we manage our emotions, behaviour andContinue reading “What’s the Deal with Self-Regulation? Part 1 – Social Emotional Learning”

Reflections on Peace Education

The Germans capitulated and the Armistice was declared at 11 am on November 11, 1918.  The First World War, the war to end all wars, was over.  The parting words of Matthias Erzberger, the Catholic politician and chief German delegate negotiating the surrender to the French General Foch, were “A nation of 70 million canContinue reading “Reflections on Peace Education”