Alienação parental prejudica a saúde mental da criança

 

 

 

 

 

A alienação parental voltou à tona nos últimos dias com a entrevista dada por Sean Goldman, menino que durante anos foi alvo de uma disputa judicial pela sua guarda entre a família brasileira e o pai americano. O rapaz, hoje com 18 anos, afirmou ter sido “vítima de muitas mentiras” contadas pela avó materna, que não queria que o neto voltasse para os Estados Unidos.

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When Schools Forgo Grades: An Experiment In Internal Motivation

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lots of factors affect whether and what students learn in school, but most often that conversation gets boiled down into a single letter grade, a symbol of everything a student knows or doesn’t know. Because grades are often required, and easy to understand, they have become the focus for many parents, teachers and students. The problem is that grades are often subjective, arbitrary and can be demotivating to students. They are also gatekeepers for advanced classes and college admissions, so grades can’t be ignored. This complicated dynamic means that grading policies are at the center of discussions around how to change teaching and learning.

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What’s school without grade levels?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HUNTER, N.D. — On windswept fields outside Fargo, North Dakota, a bold experiment in education has begun. In a lone building flanked by farmland, the Northern Cass School District is heading into year two of a three-year journey to abolish grade levels. By the fall of 2020, all Northern Cass students will plot their own academic courses to high school graduation, while sticking with same-age peers for things like gym class and field trips.

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Dealing With Guilt About Changing Car

 

 

 

 

 

 

We pick our careers in various ways – follow in a parent’s footstep, admire people we deem successful, or like me, influenced by a teacher who challenged me to go to medical school. I took up the challenge and after ten years in medical practice, decided it was not the career for me and made a leap to financial planning. It was a tough decision, and a couple of people through the years commented on the guilt I should feel about this decision. How do we deal with career dissatisfaction? Should we feel guilty about changing careers? And if so, how do we deal with that guilt?

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Número de professores com transtornos mentais dobra no Brasil, diz pesquisa

 

 

 

 

 

Uma recente pesquisa divulgada pela Globonews afirmou que o número de professores de escolas estaduais afastados por transtornos mentais ou comportamentais quase dobrou entre 2015 e 2016. De acordo com a apuração no ano de 2015, cerca de 25.849 professores apresentaram algum tipo de problema. Em 2016 esse números chegou a 50.046. No ano de 2017, até setembro, houve 27.082 afastamentos de docentes.

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