Choice Theory, Education, School culture, Student Empowerment and Relationships

I didn’t go into education for summers off.

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.

communication, Education, leadership, Student Empowerment and Relationships

I don’t hire program knowledge or the best rehearsed answers. I hire people.

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.