Study: Regular bedtime habits gets kids 20 more minutes of sleep, better grades

Study: Regular bedtime habits gets kids 20 more minutes of sleep, better grades

Kids who adopted “healthier sleep habits” through the program … bed at a time that allows them sufficient sleep duration even in the presence of competing activities and priorities such as extracurricular activities, social and family events or even Study: Regular bedtime habits gets kids 20 more minutes of sleep, better grades thumbnail courtesy of […]

What Special Ed Teachers and Parents Need To Know About Social Media

What Special Ed Teachers and Parents Need To Know About Social Media

using the emotion characters to explain the sadness and disgust feelings that might come from posting nude pictures. She uses the analogy of a photocopier to explain how those pictures might spread. Structure the time your child spends online. There are What Special Ed Teachers and Parents Need To Know About Social Media thumbnail courtesy […]

10 Characteristics of people with high emotional intelligence

10 Characteristics of people with high emotional intelligence

Why do certain people achieve more success than others? What is it about how certain people behave and interact, how they are “wired,” that drives them to greater success than their peers? More often than not, it is their emotional intelligence (EQ), their 10 characteristics of people with high emotional intelligence thumbnail courtesy of businessinsider.com

Don’t Let A Bully Boss Affect Your Mental Health

Don’t Let A Bully Boss Affect Your Mental Health

How can I use emotional intelligence or Mindsight to manage a bully boss? That’s what a Brainpower webinar participant asked me and my friend and colleague Dan Siegel during a recent webcast. I’d like to expand on the brief response I gave during the Don’t Let A Bully Boss Affect Your Mental Health thumbnail courtesy […]

Tap Into Your Emotions: Why EQ Could Be More Important Than IQ – Business.com

Tap Into Your Emotions: Why EQ Could Be More Important Than IQ – Business.com

Tap Into Your Emotions: Why EQ Could Be More Important Than IQBeing smart doesn’t have to mean a super high IQ, of course, it can mean being a normal human with a lot of knowledge about your particular area of expertise. Having a high IQ can be very helpful to a successful career, but it […]

EQ is greater than IQ

EQ is greater than IQ

my students and I refer to using emotional information to guide thinking and behavior as emotional intelligence or Emotional Quotient. In my classroom, a person’s EQ is every bit as important as their IQ. From a teacher’s perspective, the initial step EQ is greater than IQ thumbnail courtesy of courier-journal.com

Helping your kid develop resilience – The Southland Times

Helping your kid develop resilience – The Southland Times

Helping your kid develop resilienceThe elevation of resilience as a desirable quality partly grew out of 80s pop psychology which brought to light the EQ/IQ distinction and quickly gained traction, particularly in the context of professional success. While it had been presumed that Helping your kid develop resilience – The Southland Times thumbnail courtesy of […]

Strengthen your emotional intelligence by embracing adversity

Strengthen your emotional intelligence by embracing adversity

My most important takeaway, no matter the program or experience, is self-awareness, which I consider the foundation of developing emotional intelligence. Growing into an emotionally intelligent leader requires a reliable and consistent self-awareness. Strengthen your emotional intelligence by embracing adversity thumbnail courtesy of bizjournals.com

The Moodsters Toys Help Kids Develop Their Emotional Intelligence

The Moodsters Toys Help Kids Develop Their Emotional Intelligence

Denise Daniels developed The Moodsters, a new children’s brand designed to teach kids the fundamentals of feelings. Denise is a Peabody Award-winning broadcast journalist, author, and parenting and child development expert who specializes in the social and The Moodsters Toys Help Kids Develop Their Emotional Intelligence thumbnail courtesy of ktla.com

Want to Raise Emotionally Intelligent Kids? 7 Things to Teach Them About Good Relationships

Want to Raise Emotionally Intelligent Kids? 7 Things to Teach Them About Good Relationships

Step 1: To be happy and successful, they need to develop great relationships. Step 2: To develop those relationships, they need adequate emotional intelligence. Step 3: To develop emotional intelligence, it helps if their mentors (especially including Want to Raise Emotionally Intelligent Kids? 7 Things to Teach Them About Good Relationships thumbnail courtesy of inc.com