My son has more compassion in his little pinky than I have in my whole being. We went to church this morning, which, unfortunately, happens way too infrequently. The sermon was about staying stable and secure in our faith and in ourselves when the storms come. And the storms are coming, they will always come.… Continue reading We need to listen to our babes.
I didn't go into education for summers off. I went into education because I discovered this fire within me to help school be a more need-satisfying experience for students. For me as a student, passionate learning happened outside of school hours--when I was holed up in my room discovering incredible stories from our past, dreaming… Continue reading I didn’t go into education for summers off.
I recently had the privilege of doing mock interviews for student teachers at a local college. I so appreciate the opportunity to help them showcase their best selves during an interview. Here is the one thing I want them to walk away with: I don't hire program knowledge or the best rehearsed answers. I hire… Continue reading I don’t hire program knowledge or the best rehearsed answers. I hire people.