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Posted: Apr 22, 2017
Winston-Salem Journal

Best Bets: 'A Blessing & A Curse' book signing
Winston-Salem Journal
... Hopkins Theatre, 2100 Reynolda Road. The film explores alternatives to the high-pressure education system presented in Reel Link's previous film, “Race to Nowhere.” “Beyond Measure” follows schools across the country as they innovate from the inside.

Posted: Apr 21, 2017
Diablo Magazine

East Bay Women to Watch
Diablo Magazine
Passionate. Ambitious. Driven. These are just a few words that describe these six East Bay women making a splash in the business world, spearheading innovation and sparking new trends along the way. Whether they're taking on the likes of Betty Crocker ...

Posted: Apr 12, 2017
Latest Education & Teacher News: (blog)

All Kids Need Kindness; Start a Movement
Latest Education & Teacher News: (blog)
Bullying, economic stress, crime, the race to nowhere, global events. The range of circumstances that pose risks to students' well-being (and their ability to learn) is wide and diverse. In a stressed out world, it's easy to forget the simple ways we ...

Posted: Apr 12, 2017
Tales from the 'Dale: Scarsdale Storytellers Tell All
Scarsdale10583.com
Sandi Marx, served as host and storyteller and opened the night with a tale called "Race to Nowhere" about her early days in Scarsdale when she found herself outside her comfort zone in the pool of a local country club. Though she was trying to impress ...

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Posted: Apr 12, 2017
Tales from the 'Dale: Scarsdale Storytellers Tell All
Scarsdale10583.com
Sandi Marx, served as host and storyteller and opened the night with a tale called "Race to Nowhere" about her early days in Scarsdale when she found herself outside her comfort zone in the pool of a local country club. Though she was trying to impress ...

and more »
Posted: Apr 12, 2017
Tales from the "Dale: Scarsdale's Own Story Slam
Scarsdale10583.com
Sandi Marx, served as host and storyteller and opened the night with a tale called "Race to Nowhere" about her early days in Scarsdale when she found herself outside her comfort zone in the pool of a local country club. Though she was trying to impress ...

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Posted: Apr 9, 2017
The Straits Times

Saying it with rocks - a US town wakes up to stressed-out students
The Straits Times
Some of the rocks painted by students at Lexington High School with messages meant to boost spirits and spread calm. The maxims became a visual reminder of a larger, community-wide initiative: to tackle the joy-killing, suicide-inducing performance ...

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Posted: Apr 9, 2017
Bend Bulletin

Town struggles to ease student stress
Bend Bulletin
Small rocks from the beaches of eastern Massachusetts began appearing at Lexington High School last fall. They were painted in pastels and inscribed with pithy advice: Be happy. … Mistakes are OK. … Don't worry, it will be over soon. They had ...
Saying it with rocks - a US town wakes up to stressed-out studentsThe Straits Times

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Posted: Apr 7, 2017
What My Autism Heroes Taught Me: A Paediatric Occupational Therapist's View
The Better India (blog)
In these days, when we and our typical kids are struggling with concentration issues, these special children taught me how one can ignore the chaos of the self (self-doubt, thoughts, and worries) and of the outer world (maddening race to nowhere, ...

Posted: Apr 5, 2017
Prominent Italian Political Scientist and Thinker Giovanni Sartori Dies at 92
Latin American Herald Tribune
His most recently-published work was “The Race to Nowhere: Ten Lessons on our Endangered Society” (2016), in which he analyzed 10 relevant topics of our day, such as the boundary between freedom and dictatorships, the clash of civilizations between ...