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Yoga Behind Bars

This week’s episode of URBAN YOGIS gives us a rare look at the inside of a youth detention facility, where one dedicated yoga instructor is busy changing the lives of teenagers within its walls. Les…

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World’s Oldest Yoga Teacher at 91

She's in her nineties, but has the flexibility of a woman less than half her age. At 91, Bernice Bates is the world's oldest yoga teacher, according to the Guinness Book of World Records. Vid…

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Why Take Science Seriously?

Beyond being fun and intellectually stimulating, why take science seriously? I’ve been thinking a lot about what Steve Jobs has given the world. Like Einstein and Galileo, Jobs gave us cutting-edge sc…

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Wisdom from Dr. Shellie Hipsky

Share that which you know to be most important. Seize opportunities to pass on knowledge. Enable others to find and utilize their own gifts. If you can get eggs, red roses, or doughnuts by the doze…

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Renewable Energy: Kid Powered Play

The importance of teaching children to care for the food they ingest, the clean air they breathe, for the oceans they swim in, and the planet they'll inherit, will need to be a priority if we want to …

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10 Ways To Help Kids Cope With Japan

The heartbreaking stories and images of the disaster in Japan are difficult for adults to comprehend. What about the children? How do we explain this tragedy to our kids? Here's a quick story: As a…

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Teach Our Children To Care For The Planet

Having been a teacher for most of my adult life, I've watched the pendulum of educational trends swing back and forth, in philosophical terms and in methodology. Should we teach children to read u…

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Learning with School Gardens

Planting a school garden is a great equalizer: Teachers get dirty, parents break a sweat and kids, for once, have a height advantage. The benefits of gardens are extensive--and sometimes unanticipated…

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