September 24, 2017

Think Like a Genius – A Superpower to Teach Your Kids

Can you teach your child to think like a genius? Yes, that’s capital Y-E-S.

But before we push children into the realm of genius, it would be good to look at what it means to be a genius.

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The Super Power of Unschooling Observation

“Discovery consists of seeing what everybody has seen and thinking what nobody has thought.”
Albert Szent-Gyorgyi, author of The Scientist Speculates

In our high tech society the ability to research is vital to success. Yet many schools never teach it and even when they do, they usually overlook the simplest and most primary undercut: something a child must be able to do before he can research. What is it?

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CAUTION: Super Power in Super Heating Water

I have a 6 year old boy who loves to cook. Over the years, I have given him more and more free access to the microwave. The warning below was sent to me by a friend. I had no idea this was possible. I have never cautioned my son on this potential hazard, nor did he learn it at his cooking classes taught by Young Chefs Academy, and he has microwaved liquids. Who knew the Super Power of Super Heating Water!

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The Parent Super Power of Motherhood

“An ounce of mother is worth a ton of priest.”
– Spanish Proverb

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Guest Blog: Raising Boys Supers With Imagination and Common Sense

There is no such thing as an “allowance” in real life. Why should there be one as a kid? They do the dishes and they get a $1. They ask for something, I ask them how much money they have? They do not ask me for money anymore, they ask me what they can do to earn money for something they want. Isn’t that what we want our kids to do – EARN MONEY, not ask or beg for it?

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The Super Power of Tolerance for Unruly Kids

How do you help a child who is still working on conquering his own body and emotions to understand more about how he should treat others?

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Laughter! The Best Teaching Tool Out There

Friends: I give you a link guaranteed to send roll you on your desk top in uncontrollable spasms of laugher; Only the English would have thought of this:

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The Super Power of Changing “Dictated” Education

Education has to align with a purpose to give pleasure and create a desire to seek it out.

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