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Ep. 11: To Gap or Not to Gap

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Ep. 10: What’s A Parent to Do?

In this episode, Ziz and Pam discuss the role of parents in preparing kids for life in the 21st century. Our students are caught between two worlds; one is the antiquated, one-track-for-all school system and the other is the rapidly changing workplace, advancing with technology at hyperspeed. We’ve entered the fourth industrial revolution and unfortunately, […]

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Ep. 9: 7 Ways to Inspire Engaged Learning

As technology advances, we need to adapt, learn the new way, or risk being left behind. As our homes and workplaces continue to transform, updated skill sets are required for work in the new economy. In this episode, Ziz and Pam talk about redefining the role schools play in preparing our students for the future. […]

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Ep. 8: Learning From Our Children

Show Notes & More Info Here In this episode, Ziz and Pam talk about how parents can create the conditions for children to rise, simply by letting them be who they are. We can learn a lot from our children if we give them the freedom to explore and discover for themselves what makes them […]

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Ep. 7: Empowering the Entrepreneurial Spirit

In this episode, Ziz and Pam relate their experiences in business, parenting, and working with youth to highlight the positive impact two people can have on their communities when they are united by their mutual interests and entrepreneurial spirits. It is not ‘in spite of’ but ‘because of’ our differences and individuality that we are […]

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Ep. 6: Upskilling in the New Economy

In this episode, Ziz and Pam talk about the importance of upskilling for success in today’s job market. As technology advances, more workers are required to learn new skills which is why a growth mindset is critical for students today. Lifelong learning is the key, not only for keeping a job but also for discovering […]

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Ep. 5: What Matters is Meaning

In this episode, Ziz and Pam have another powerful conversation about what it means to be educated in the 21st century. As they’ve shared before, students need to ‘R.E.A.D.’ and the ‘D’ is for ‘discover their meaning.’ Pam shares some inspired wisdom from Viktor Frankl on the importance of allowing our children to be who […]

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Ep. 4: How We Met

In this BONUS episode, Ziz and Pam talk about how their mutual interests in education and the health and wellbeing of young people brought them together. Over the years, they’ve both raised kids, worked extensively with youth in their communities, and developed a passion for making a difference.   Tune in to hear more about […]

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Ep. 3: Preparing Students for Success in the New Economy

Allow students to make their own decisions, starting early. This helps them to learn responsibility. Failure is a great teacher. Give your children opportunities to pursue their interests and let them drive the process. Encouragement gives them permission to try new things. Read Pam’s Butterfly Emoji post. We are no longer in the paradigm of […]

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Ep. 2: Whose responsibility is it to educate our children?

In this episode, Ziz and Pam discuss the responsibility we share as a society to help our kids find their way. Learning is not limited to the classroom and homework. It occurs on the playground, in free play and when interacting with people of all different ages. We learn by teaching others. In recent years, […]