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Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of human freedoms - to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way.
Viktor Frankl

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A person is a fluid process, not a fixed and static entity; a flowing river of change, not a block of solid material; a continually changing constellation of potentialities, not a fixed quantity of traits.  
Carl Rogers


Education comes from the Latin prefix e- and the verb ducere, meaning to lead forth. Education is about creating the condition where the student can lead forth his/her full potential
Patrick Akrivos

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Effectiveness Training

LifePaths-Effectivenss Training offers workshops developed by Gordon Training International. The training programs were developed by the Nobel Peace Prize nominee Thomas Gordon. He is a pioneer in teaching communication skills to parents, teachers, youths and organization. 

"The reason that Leader Effectiveness Training works is that it addresses leadership skills at a deeper and more fundamental level than other leadership or management training workshops.  With the skills learned in L.E.T., the organization is able to create a suitable platform on which the other components can be constructed. Just as some advanced drugs require a steady heartbeat and acceptable blood pressure or new software applications require a proper operating system, many management tools such as career development tools, mentoring systems, quality improvement systems and so forth require a…

Youth Effectiveness Training (Y.E.T.) designed for teenagers at various places in their lives; those who are coping well, those having difficulty taking responsibility for their daily lives or those with challenges at school or strained relationships at home. Y.E.T. provides kids with healthy alternatives to under-functioning coping mechanisms such as rebellion, retaliation, lying and the like.

Teacher Effectiveness Training’s goal is to foster the classroom atmosphere that encourages learning and personal development. The teaching time increases as class becomes less and less a battlefield between teacher and students.  The philosophy of Dr. Gordon concerning the classroom is based on the idea that the traditional classroom management techniques are based on authority and in the long run are ineffective. On the other hand the use of praise and rewards teach the children to work for those rather than love learning. Other kids do not jump on the…

An increasing number of parents are determined not to repeat the mistakes of their own parents and therefore seek ways to be effective in what is considered by many to be the hardest job in the world. They seek tools that will help them create a family with more love and closeness and less conflict. Parental Effectiveness training (PET) is a parenting training workshop that does exactly that, teaching parents the tools that are based on mutual respect. Thomas Gordon, the pioneer of this approach, and two times Nobel peace…