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Tired and heading to burnout? Neuroscience offers some help.

Feeling exhausted from working with your clients, students, or patients? It may not be much consolation, but you certainly are not alone: “54.4% of physicians report at least one symptom of burnout in 2014, up from 45.5% in 2011.” (Shanafelt, Tait D. et al. 2015) “40%-50% of new teachers may leave their profession within the first five years. This is …

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The Invisible Classroom

The Invisible Classroom: Relationships, Neuroscience & Mindfulness in School, By Kirke Olson Published by W. W. Norton & Company, Available here and in bookstores everywhere The book provides practical understandable principles drawn from research in neuroscience, human relationships, and mindfulness, illustrated with true stories drawn from the real imperfect world of education, and offers realistic ideas for classroom applications in …