ANXIETY: WHAT IS IT REALLY?

Submitted by: Jane B. Ross, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker Anxiety is a feeling of fear.  Anxiety is a common response to ambiguity; when we don’t know what’s happening or we don’t know how to respond.  Anxiety is nature’s way of helping us deal with difficult situations. This can be beneficial as it can invigorate…

Building a Culture of Character

Submitted by Bob Broudo Headmaster, Landmark School Being “peaceful,” or at least making the effort to become peaceful, is often associated with the holidays. However, the arrival of the holidays this year (2012) was accompanied by horrific visions of school violence that conjured up other visions of violence in movie theaters, malls, and on our…