Posts by Michael Niehoff

Difference Making

At-Risk Youth Discover Support, Healing With Wolves

Wolf Connection is a unique 165-acre educational sanctuary in southern California that brings people together through direct relationships with rescued wolves for the purpose of empowering the next generation to become authentic leaders and stewards of the earth.

SEL & Mindset

The Hero’s Journey Of Educational Reformers

Educators that have worked for change, reform and transformation may have success, but will more than likely experience high degrees of frustration. The Hero’s Journey is a way to explain why educational change is not only difficult, but also continually disenchanting.

SEL & Mindset

The Benefits of Play-Based Learning For All Ages

Play-based learning is key in addressing feelings of loneliness, vulnerability, social deprivation, isolation and trauma. Michael Niehoff shares a list of helpful tips for planning and prioritizing play for parents and families.