Problem-Solving

June 28, 2017
Instead of jumping ahead to brainstorming solutions, first explore why a problem is occurring. An important part of social and emotional learning is encouraging students to solve their own problems…
March 30, 2014
Here's a 7-step process your students can use to practice their problem-solving skills - and solve an actual problem while they're at it!   1.  Have students list as many classroom problems as they…
July 23, 2011
"Human existence depends upon compassion and curiosity leading to knowledge, but curiosity and knowledge without compassion is inhuman and compassion without curiosity and knowledge is ineffectual…
May 14, 2008
To the Teacher: "Compassion is an unstable emotion. It needs to be translated into action or it withers," Susan Sontag wrote in Regarding the Pain of Others. This is a teachable moment for…