Below is an excellent article that was brought to our attention by Tess Pajaron of Australia. Thank you, Tess!

Holistic Teaching: 20 Reasons Why Educators Should Consider a Student’s Emotional Well-Being

by Julie DeNeen

Educators and policy makers are starting to realize that the current educational system doesn’t necessarily guarantee a well-balanced and healthy adult, even if grades show that a student has learned the concepts. Psychologists especially, insist that education models take into account the whole person. Here are 20 reasons why.
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