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Parents: Anti-Bullying Starts At Home

By | December 13th, 2017|blog|

Like most of you, I witnessed the sad and heart-wrenching video clip of young Keaton Jones as he shared his experiences with bullying. Although there has been lots of backlash and anger as a result of his mother's actions since the release of the video, it doesn’t change the seriousness of the effects of bullying [...]

Why Is Social Emotional Learning Important for Students

By | November 1st, 2017|blog|

Social-emotional learning helps students develop in many different ways. It not only helps them resolve daily conflicts, but it also helps them relate to their feelings along with the feelings of others. There are five core skills according to the Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning. Self Awareness Self Management Social Awareness Relationship Skills [...]

Five Reasons Why Your Teachers Will Love The Free Agent Social Emotional Learning Curriculum

By | November 1st, 2017|blog|

Looking for SEL Curriculum for your school? Look no further. Your teaches will love the Free Agent Social Emotional Learning Curriculum. Heres why:  This curriculum was created by a TEACHER with over 25 years of experience in the Gwinnett County School System for TEACHERS!  According to the Middle and High School AthleQcs ParQcipaQon Survey, 55.5 percent [...]

Free Agent Social Emotional Learning Curriculum

By | November 1st, 2017|blog|

This Advisement Program/Social Emotional Learning  Curriculum is a powerful resource that accompanies the book  "Free Agent" by Rennie Curran. This study guide was created by a 21-year veteran English teacher who has not only worked with life skills, social-emotional learning, and advisement education classes at all high school grade levels, but who also understands the [...]

3 Powerful Tips To Overcome Your Fear Of Public Speaking

By | October 19th, 2017|blog|

I discovered an alarming statistic, in which 74% of people fear public speaking. It’s said that this fear even surpasses the fear of death. The major problem with the fear of public speaking is that failing to overcome this fear can severely hinder you in many ways. It can impact how quickly you progress in [...]

How To Use Social Media To Build Your Personal Brand

By | August 30th, 2017|blog|

Social media has become one of the most important inventions of our lifetime. It certainly has lots of benefits, but if you’re not careful you can easily end up wasting a ridiculous amount of time scrolling through meaningless pictures and videos achieving nothing but the temporary gratification that comes from seeing that someone liked your [...]

Leadership Keynote Speaker

By | August 30th, 2017|blog|

Beyond Rennie’s presentations with clients, he also works with Jon Gordon Companies where he is asked to speak on topics based off of his best selling books on Leadership. Jon Gordon's best-selling books and talks have inspired readers and audiences around the world. His principles have been put to the test by numerous Fortune 500 [...]

Brookwood’s Curran reaches goal with UGA graduation

By | May 4th, 2017|blog|

will.hammock@gwinnettdailypost.com | May 3, 2017 One final, challenging semester wrapped up last week for Rennie Curran. The 28-year-old Brookwood grad finished up the two classes, business law and finance, he lacked to receive a business degree from the University of Georgia. It was a long journey that was put on hold seven years earlier when [...]