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Empathy, Education, Inclusion: A Guide to Real Friendship | Emma Liu | TEDxYouth@GrandviewHeights

Emma's heartwarming talk focuses on establishing connections and creating bonds, emphasizing the mutual benefit and transformative power of genuine friendshi...
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ADHD is Hard | Julian Hoppe | TEDxYouth@Columbus

Do you have a hard time staying focused? Listen to Julian Hoppe talk about ADHD. Elementary student residing in Columbus, Ohio attending Columbus City School...
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How valuable is a bachelor’s degree? Less so than it used it be, says a new report,

The value of a college degree: Evidence and trends from 2009–2021Jeff Murray3.26.2024 Education Gadfly How valuable is a bachelor’s degree? Less so than it used it be, says a new report, but the ultimate value depends on a number of factors, including tuition cost and college major.…See More
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How fixing teaching for kids with ADHD is a win for everyone | Ebony Thompson | TEDxYouth@KingsPark

Young people with ADHD learn to expect negative comments, even from some teachers. But teachers report they don’t get enough training to properly support neu...
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After a career of 34 years in public education (21 as principal of a middle school and a high school), my "retirement" has really been a "resetting" of my life. I greatly enjoy my continuing work as a consultant (now going on 24 years), especially helping and mentoring new school leaders.
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Character During Crisis

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Character Counts


Character During Crisis…


3 Fun Relationship-Building Activities for Older Students

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3 Fun Relationship-Building Activities for Older Students

By Amy Nichols March 8, 2024


In an article for educators published on March 8, 2024, Amy Nichols highlights the significance of incorporating fun, relationship-building activities in the classroom to enhance student engagement and foster a sense of belonging. Nichols reflects on a conversation with her superintendent, who…


Unlock the Secrets: Expert Homework Hacks for Busy Parents

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Unlock the Secrets: Expert Homework Hacks for Busy Parents

Vicki Davis


  • You will learn about the importance of active learning over passive studying methods, and how helping students engage directly with the material can significantly improve retention and understanding.

  • You will hear about organizational…


Why Children Need Risk, Fear, and Excitement in Play and why adults’ fears put them at risk

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Why Children Need Risk, Fear, and Excitement in Play and Why adults’ fears put them at risk


FEB 28, 2024

After Babel

Mariana Brussoni's essay, highlighted by Jon Haidt's preface, emphasizes the essential role of outdoor risky play in children's development, arguing that the trend towards hyper-protective parenting is paradoxically undermining children's safety and…


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At 11:50am on April 3, 2016, Mary C. McDonald said…

Thank you for connecting, Mike.

At 11:06am on February 25, 2014, Tonie McDonald said…

Dear Mike - Thanks for the informative and passionate address you gave in Plainedge last evening. 

At 10:25am on November 19, 2013, Anthony S Cali said…
Hi Mike,

Thanks for invite!

Tony Cali
At 3:49pm on September 7, 2013, geri e pesko said…
Hi Michael.. I am a certified Special Educator looking for a full time job.. Not easy!! Is the seminar you are holding have any opportunities for jobs??
Geri Pesko
At 3:05pm on November 27, 2012, Christine Calabrese said…

Hi Michael,

       I just noticed that you live in Huntington, so do I! 

       How nice that you are continuing your impact in education with this forum.


At 1:05pm on August 23, 2012, Saundra W. Simonee said…

I am honored to accept your invitation and will also include you in my linkin network. Saundra

At 8:30pm on July 8, 2012, jessica bradford baker said…

Thank you.  Have been enjoying the site! Jessica

At 12:59pm on June 27, 2012, Miriam Flynn said…

Thank you - this site is wonderful!!!  Miriam Flynn

At 10:38am on February 3, 2012, Lawrence Butti said…

Hi Mike-


I would like to post a "Call for Program Proposals" for the 2012 NYSEC Conference.  What would be the best way to do that so that it is seen by all members?



Larry Butti

At 5:49pm on January 22, 2012, Mary Fitzpatrick said…

Hi Mike, I am a member. Mary Fitzpatrick





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