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  • Positive education at CLE Davie

    Positive Education at CLE Davie

    Many psychologists believe that positive education can decrease depression in younger people. More specifically, the goal is to enable students to engage their own combination of character strengths.

  • Grit is strength of mind or spirit


    Unlike many traditional measures of success, grit is not tied to intelligence, luck, or talent. Grit is a supportive attribute when it comes to challenging experiences and college is often a challenging experience. According to research, individuals who obtain an associate's degrees are, on average, more hardy/gritty than those who get bachelor's degree.

  • Zack at CLE Denver

    An Apology to My Dad: How I Learned to Take Control of My Education

    During my first two years of High School, I was notorious for procrastinating and going to great lengths to avoid work — even going to the extent of throwing away my math homework, so my dad would not know that I wasn’t doing it.

  • Written letter from CLE parent

My Open Letter: Parent to Parent – There Is Much To Address

November 6th, 2017|0 Comments

You’re approaching your child’s transition from high school to adulthood, and I have a guess what you’re feeling. You may be intimidated about choosing what’s next for your child. Just getting your child through K-12 may have absorbed all your attention until now. You may find leaving behind familiar supports feels risky, like launching a rowboat on the open sea.

  • International Teacher Magazine

Yes, You Can!

September 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Planning for post-secondary education for students with various disabilities raises complex questions about how to best prepare for next steps, but so much is possible. Stephanie Martin dispels three common myths.

Nico Morales Featured on CNN

March 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

With the advent of dating websites, romantic relationships are possible for many couples who otherwise might find it a challenge. The same holds true for Nico Morales, of Fort Lauderdale. He used a dating website [...]

Recent CLE Articles

  • John at CLE Austin

Teaching Students How to Persevere through Positive Education

May 24th, 2018|0 Comments

At CLE, academic tutors do more than simply teach students how to write an essay or how to solve an algebraic problem. Tutors teach students executive, organizational, and study skills--how to handle multiple responsibilities and how to manage their time. But most of all, how to become independent in an academic learning environment as well as other areas of their lives.

  • Being positively supportive through positive education.

Positively Supportive!

May 24th, 2018|0 Comments

Many classrooms experience disruptive behaviors in some way, shape, or form. Positive Education and Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) are two strategies schools can use to manage student behaviors and overall wellbeing.

Speech 101: Speaking to “Everyone”?

April 26th, 2018|0 Comments

So, what do we do when the class about communicating with others very much neglects - or, in some cases, maligns - those who society perceives as "other"?

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