What do yo think the odds are of your child living up to their potential? As a parent, you want your child to grow up to be healthy and happy. And you want your child’s life to be easier as they grow up than yours was. But will they grow up that way? There are […]
Do you know the biggest reasons kids fail at anything? They almost always fail because of lack of confidence. Lack of confidence creates doubt. Doubt creates poor decision making. Poor decision making leads to taking inappropriate or no action. Wrong action leads to more self-doubt. It’s a perpetual cycle that creates nothing but heartache and […]
Teaching kids to win arguments the right way can be challenging. Mostly, their lower brain (fight or flight party) still drives them more than their higher brain (reasoning part). When it comes to arguing it’s all about the right point of view for the higher brain.
“You have power over your mind- not outside events. Realize this and you will find strength.” –Marcus Aurelius Self-control is a never-ending process. Occasionally, it feels like a losing battle. The biggest reason for this is that we don’t have a daily reminder of what we’re trying to accomplish, or a way to measure how […]
“Those who stand for nothing will fall for anything.” – Alexander Hamilton Do you know what you stand for? Do your kids? In our academy our staff and leadership team must know what we stand for. There is our purpose statement followed by our core objectives. Core Objective #1: We treat people with dignity and […]