In our neck of the woods, the new school year is about to start. For some, it starts tomorrow. For others, it starts within a week or two. For everyone across the nation--students, families, and staff alike, the start of a school year has already happened or is happening very soon. When you hear things… Continue reading Mixed feelings about the end of summer are absolutely okay.
The bud stands for all things, even for those things that don’t flower, for everything flowers, from within, of self-blessing; though sometimes it is necessary to reteach a thing its loveliness, to put a hand on its brow of the flower and retell it in words and in touch it is lovely until it flowers… Continue reading “Sometimes it is necessary to reteach a thing its loveliness”
I was taking a walk on the beach the other day with a good friend who is not an educator. As I was sharing about exciting things coming up in our new school year, she said something that got me thinking. She said, "You are not like other principals.". "Yes I am," I thought. I… Continue reading Why I Tribe.