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Good Leaders

Good leaders prepare their people to function without them by discovering those with leadership potential, providing the training they need, and looking for ways to encourage them. [Picture Source: https://i.ytimg.com/vi/Z9MHrLrzBfI/maxresdefault.jpg]

Man’s stress over studying English led him to commit suicide

Man’s stress over studying English led him to commit suicide

[Source: http://english.hani.co.kr/arti/english_edition/e_national/676197.html] Man’s stress over studying English led him to commit suicide: Dysfunction of unwanted adult education Posted on : Jan.31,2015 14:10 KSTModified on : Jan.31,2015 14:10 KST Family wins bereavement pay from compensation board after showing relation between suicide and work stress The Supreme Court overturned a lower-court ruling against family members demanding bereavementRead more about Man’s stress over studying English led him to commit suicide[…]

정의는 없다!

정의는 없다!

그것이 알고 싶다 2014년 9월 19일자 이철희 소장 인터뷰 http://golamp.org/DOH/SADOH/2015.0919.143347.mp4 PD: 결국은 우리나라 윗물은 맑으냐는 질문이 생기거든요. 우리나라의 윗물은 맑습니까? 어떻습니까? 이철희 소장: 안 맑잖아요. 당장 우선 우리가 흔히 말하는 갑질, 권력을 가진 사람들의 갑질, 이게 지금 심각하잖아요. 지금 우리 사회의 지도층이라고 그럴까, 권력 집단이 보통의 사람들에게 주는 메시지는… “정의는 없다.” “각자 수단과 방법을 가리지Read more about 정의는 없다![…]

Schools that ban mobile phones see better academic results

Schools that ban mobile phones see better academic results

[Source: http://www.theguardian.com/education/2015/may/16/schools-mobile-phones-academic-results] Effect of ban on phones adds up to equivalent of extra week of classes over a pupil’s school year The research also indicated that a ban would have a greater positive effect on students with special education needs and those eligible for free school meals. Photograph: Caiaimage/REX Shutterstock It is a question thatRead more about Schools that ban mobile phones see better academic results[…]

Online Dictionaries

Online Dictionaries

Online Dictionaries Merriam-Webster at http://www.merriam-webster.com/ Dictionary.com at http://dictionary.reference.com/ Cambridge at http://dictionary.cambridge.org/us/ Macmillan at http://www.macmillandictionary.com/us Longman at http://www.ldoceonline.com/ Oxford at http://www.oed.com/ Collins at http://www.collinsdictionary.com/dictionary/english

Restorative Justice?

Restorative Justice?

[Source: http://www.restorativejustice.org/university-classroom/01introduction] Restorative justice is a theory of justice that emphasizes repairing the harm caused or revealed by criminal behavior. It is best accomplished through cooperative processes that include all stakeholders. Practices and programs reflecting restorative purposes will respond to crime by: identifying and taking steps to repair harm, involving all stakeholders, and transforming theRead more about Restorative Justice?[…]

Which foreign language should you learn? [The Washington Post]

Which foreign language should you learn? [The Washington Post]

Which foreign language should you learn? [The Washington Post] http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/worldviews/wp/2015/02/26/quiz-which-foreign-language-should-you-learn/ Are you interested in getting to know more about foreign languages you could potentially learn? Here are the other 10 languages you could have had as a result of this quiz. French: A trip to Paris would only be one advantage of mastering French. TheRead more about Which foreign language should you learn? [The Washington Post][…]

Regents approve Georgia State/Georgia Perimeter merger plan

Regents approve Georgia State/Georgia Perimeter merger plan

http://getschooled.blog.ajc.com/2015/01/06/regents-approve-georgia-stategeorgia-perimeter-merger-plan/ Regents approve Georgia State/Georgia Perimeter merger plan Maureen Downey@AJCGetSchooled January 6, 2015 | Filed in: College, College and Career Readiness, Georgia State University There wasn’t much rumination over this one. This morning, the Board of Regents approved the plan to merge Georgia State University and Georgia Perimeter College. From the Regents: Georgia State University andRead more about Regents approve Georgia State/Georgia Perimeter merger plan[…]