The Art of Strengths Coaching

P is for Positive Discipline: Encouraging Students To Take Responsibility

There are many ways to enable young people to take responsibility for their behaviour. This video from Edutopia describes one approach that works.

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D is for Jason Drew: Repairing The Future Through Sustainability

Jason is recognised as a pioneering green entrepreneur. In the video above he responds to winning the Africa Innovation Foundation’s Award for best innovation in 2013.

He believes the Sustainability Revolution is replacing Read more

H is for Carl Honoré: Slowness Can Improve The Quality Of Our Lives

Carl Honoré hit a chord with his best selling book In Praise of Slow. More recently he has produced The Slow Fix.

He believes that human beings can enrich their lives by doing some Read more

F is for Daniel Forrester: Consider – Take The Time To Making Decisions

Daniel encourages people to take time to reflect before making decisions. Some decisions do need to be made quickly. But there is often time to consider the options and improve the chances of success.

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M is for Dennis McCullough: Slow Medicine For Our Aging Loved Ones

http://www.pbs.org/lifepart2/exclusives/dr-mccullough-family-and-elder-care

Dennis has spent over 30 years working with people who are approaching the end of their lives.

He is the author of the book My Mother Your Mother. In it he describes what Read more

P is for Pioneers Post: Showing People Who Are Building A Better World

The video above is one of many on Pioneers Post. The web magazine is packed with articles and videos about pioneers who aim to do good work that helps people and the planet.

The Read more

A is for Rodrigo Arboleda: One Laptop Per Child

Rodrigo is Chairman and CEO of the One Laptop Per Child Association.

The organisation has so far distributed more than 2.7 million laptops. These have gone to children in 41 countries and Read more

M is for Sugata Mitra: Let Us Build A School In The Cloud

Sugata Mitra made a bold wish when applying for the $1 million TED Prize in 2013. He wanted to create a place where children could learn and teach each other. They would do this Read more

D is for The Dalai Lama: Being Calm In The Face of Adversity

In this short video His Holiness The Dalai Lama talks about his approach to being calm when faced by challenges. It comes from his interactive session with students in Gangtok, Sikkim, India, on Read more

W is for We The Change: Inspiring Young People In Kenya

Soiya Gecaga founded the “We the Change” Foundation in Kenya. It focuses on providing hope and opportunities for children who grow up in poverty.

Soiya was born in Nairobi. After an education Read more