A beautiful visual depiction of fear versus love in a dance team performance.Read More
Rita Pierson, a teacher for 40 years, once heard a colleague say, "They don't pay me to like the kids." Her response: "Kids don't learn from people they don't like.'" A rousing call to educators to believe in their students and actually connect with them on a real, human, personal level.Read More
School Shooting Awareness Video - The story plays out like a high school love story where two students are writing notes back and forth on a library table until they eventually find out who each other are. What you don’t know is that in the background of every scene is a boy who is showing signs of being bullied and or violence that lead to the shocking and frightening ending where he walks into the gym at the end of the year with a gun.Read More
*Warning – There are two spots (beginning and end) where foul language is in the video clip, but watch this powerful video short on today’s society and the obsession with self-promotion vs actual social interaction.Read More
Leaving a high-flying job in consulting, Angela Lee Duckworth took a job teaching math to seventh graders in a New York public school. She quickly realized that IQ wasn't the only thing separating the successful students from those who struggled. Here, she explains her theory of "grit" as a predictor of success.Read More
Video from helmet cam allows you to see from young girl’s perspective, what she is about to face and you can hear the fear and nervousness in her voice before she goes down her first ski jump and the best part is her reaction at the end!Read More
Great video of a man dancing at the Gorge Amphitheater with narration of how this event connects to leadership. A lone guy dancing, leads to a first follower, then to more followers, and then the “tipping point” happens and tons of people join in the dancing. As described in the end of the clip, the key to the movement was not the original dancing guy, but the first follower.Read More
Soul Pancake asks volunteers to go up to random strangers and pay them a genuine compliment.
- What is connection between kindness and happiness?
- What did the experiment conclude?
- What are some other random acts of kindness you could do?