Category: Teaching

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Hope is Waiting For Us

Mundane things bore me. Documents without clipart. Rooms without color. Design without meaning. Conversations that don’t have deep meaning.  Copies and repetitive trends. Standardization strangles my brain like those tight nets around a holiday ham. Trapped, squelched, stifled. It’s not a new thing, it’s in fact something I remember very...

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Five Trade-ins It’s Time For

Five things I think it’s time to make the trade for in education… we don’t have control over what others do, but we can control what we do. So how about we make some trade ins? 1.) More trying to be a better version of yourself than trying to be...

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Right Now

I’m typically a big picture person. I like to visualize the endpoint. I’m motivated by knowing what’s ahead.  I love to dream up big plans and then know that every day we’re on our way there.  Like a long road trip.  But lately, I’ve slowed down and I’m determined to notice...

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The Power of Possible

I’ve always been a fan of the phrase, “What if…”  The chance to wonder, what if this were different? What if I changed this?  What if X was Y instead?  The “What ifs” can push you, encourage you to dream bigger, drive you to reach new goals, keep your mind swirling late at...