Reviews from Amazon
About so much more than learning or teaching a new skill!
Nalbone writes about learning in a way that takes into account the whole person. These books are about a way to approach life with an open heart and an open mind. I felt uplifted by every chapter. While the ideas are big, Nalbone gives us small steps to take every day that can lead us to a lives full of more joy and love.
Thoughtful presentation of principles and strategies relating to living, learning, and teaching.
…- Includes connecting with others, making decisions, motivation, finding resources, reflection and self care. It contains specific recommendations and examples — how to break larger goals into smaller steps, and references to the works of other authors on subjects relating to meaningful living and learning. This is definitely worth a read as a guide for examining whatever you may already believe and feel about both learning and teaching.
Power and joy – says it perfectly.
…Unintimidating to crack open and very compelling to keep reading. Well laid-out and organized.
Title: Harness the Power and Joy of Learning for Your Life
Book 1, LifeSPARKS Lifelong Learning Series
Why Does Self-directed, Heart-Centered, Connected Learning Matter?
Have you ever struggled with learning?
Or been unsure how to support your child–tween, teen, or young adult–struggling with their learning?
Have you felt pressured into thinking that learning is only:
For grades, school, college, jobs, or to prove your worth? Determined by a degree with just one path to success? An anxiety-ridden and cutthroat race to the top with few winners?
It’s not true! You are born to learn. Whether you are a parent, teacher, or just trying to figure out your own path, you’ve got this!
You can choose to harness the power of our networked brain, body, and heart systems to support learning that matters for life. Even better, to enjoy learning all life long for yourself, your kids, and your communities.
Book 1 in the LifeSPARKS Lifelong Learning Series, Harness the Power and Joy of Learning for Your Life, helps you ASK the biggest, overarching questions about your beliefs and understanding of learning. You will learn the foundations for successful self-directed, heart-centered, connected learning and living.
- A simple framework to help you stay true to your purpose
- Why self-directed, heart-centered, connected learning works
- LifeSPARKS Learning principles that give confidence for making choices and taking action
- Systems for setting priorities, goals, and learning tasks
- Mindsets and habits to guide daily connection, direction, and reflection
Use self-directed and heart-centered learning to connect with ourselves and our children as we learn to:
- Cultivate sparks of learning and joy while planting seeds of success.
- Know and show our true selves, and help others become their true selves.
- Confidently ask hard questions, try new things, and do what matters.