Respect Round Robin

Fairfax Alternative High School partners with HALO so that its students can receive a portion of their art credit for graduation, while also working on life skills. Fairfax explores the life skill respect in March. During the second workshop of the month, students, HALO staff and volunteers participated in respect round robin. Everyone was instructed to draw a symbol that …

Charcoal Compassion

In February, Fairfax Alternative High School explores the life skill compassion. Fairfax Alternative High School partners with HALO so that its students can receive a portion of their art credit for graduation, while also working on life skills. For the last workshop of the month, the youth were asked to portray compassion; what it meant to them, how it looked …

Are the Stories We Tell Ourselves What is Known to be True?

Victoria Kandt from Victoria Kandt & Associates teaches HALO team members about the August life skill, confidence. Are the stories we tell ourselves what is known to be true? This is a question Executive & Leadership Performance Coach Victoria Kandt suggests we ask ourselves when evaluating our own confidence. Kandt said that once we can understand what is true about the situation, we …