Cognitive Yoga

Transcending the roles

When you acknowledge a child by your present awareness of her or her particular bundle of energy, you are stepping out of the role of teacher to be human beings together. “See me, recognize me as a special individual”, the child seems to say. It is then that you can,

Emotional Intelligence is…

Emotional Intelligence is the art of communicating your truth in a effective and tactful way. It is also receiving another’s truth without becoming resentful of their awkwardness or style. In a way it listening for the meaning and intention of others not just the words. Please follow and like us:

Heroes in a Dream

I like to be admired. Sometimes I’ll find a person who thinks well of me and says things like   “Oh that must have been awful for you. How could you stand it?” My ego gobbles up the compliment and feels very smug. “Ah”, she says, “I am hard done by

Whole

  Joy and Grief  Inspiration and Dormancy Places and the Spaces in between  Empty and Abundant  Effort and Ease  Will and Surrender   Manifest and the Absolute It is Only the appearance of the Opposite that makes the lifetime Whole Please follow and like us:

Challenges

Challenges Your authentic self needs a challenge to grow. That’s why service is so important. When we make a little sacrifice by contributing work for the group as we ask the mind to focus on the job, resistance appears. This resistance is composed of a collection of negative comments that

Mentoring Mindfullness

Mindfull  activities are challenging to teach. It requires  deep self examination, the ability to be ready for anything that arises in the classroom, and demeanor that’s calm right down to your toenails.  I can offer coaching in mindfulness to teachers who are introducing these practices into their own classroom. This kind of