learning another language can enhance your life

Change your mind, change your life! The benefits of learning another language

or Why learning another language should be compulsory in every school!

In the 1960s, in our public schools in California along the border with Mexico, Spanish language-learning was a requirement, beginning in sixth grade. I couldn’t wait to get to sixth grade to start learning Spanish. Our school was more than 50 percent Mexican-Americans, and I was keen to understand them as they switched back and forth from fluent English to fluent Spanish (or, as they called it, ‘Mexican’). As I… Read More »

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Conversations a new podcast

Conscious Life Conversations This month a new podcast, Conversations was introduced here on Conscious Life Space. Conversations connects with people, experts in various areas of life in order to share what they’ve learned with others so we can hear stories and learn together. The first episode was broadcast on the 15th of June and we’ll be publishing new episodes every other Thursday until the end of October. Season One Each… Read More »

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My Philosophy, Your Philosophy Free Courses

some religion and plants too

Today in Part Two of our series, we focus on the best courses in philosophy and religion. Evolving our knowledge helps us to grow. So, even though a course can’t replace experience, it can make life easier. Let the pathfinders in education lay it out for you and share their knowledge as you explore philosophy, religion and even plants. With so many great thinkers before us, it’s helpful to have… Read More »

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Free Courses from Self-Development to Sustainable Earth

Coursera Free Courses

Recently Conscious Life Space presented a free forever gratitude course because lifelong learning is an important value here. Unlike our self-paced course, there are many free and more formal courses offered online from formal institutions and universities that we can be grateful for as well! There are over 1000 free courses available on Coursera, and I’ve created a three-part series to share with you this week of interesting courses broken… Read More »

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Yoga Speak, Coming to Terms with the Language of Yoga

When watching yoga videos on line or taking a live class some instructors might use only the English language or maybe they use some Sanskrit terms or a combination of both. I made an infographic with some terms to help us have a beter understanding of some of the terms. Here is Yoga Speak One on the language of yoga. Learn with me and feel free to share your experiences… Read More »

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Introduction to Asanas – 5 Yoga Poses Infographic

A lot of people write about how yoga has transformed their lives and it is a practice that can change your life. Sometime in the future, I’ll get to writing about that experience. The healing it provided or should I say provides regularly has inspired me to share what I’m learning. It’s only been about 2 years since I returned to a practice and it’s not always easy but it… Read More »

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Human Centered Design [FREE Courses]

Be the Change!

Pure and simple, if you want to think differently then Human Centered Design is for you. Human-centered design (HCD) is a creative approach to problem-solving pioneered by the design firm IDEO – it’s FREE! Human-centered design (HCD) COURSE DETAILS PRICE: FREE START DATE: SEP 12, 2017 TIME: 4 HOURS/WEEK DURATION: 9 WEEKS PARTNER: IDEO.ORG Take the Course Free Courses Learn from IDEO.org to use human-centered design for social innovation. Human… Read More »