Just as your car runs more smoothly and requires less energy to go faster and farther when the wheels are in perfect alignment, you perform better when your thoughts, feelings, emotions, goals, and values are in balance. —Brian Tracy Once upon a time, I got so mad at my husband that I threw a coffee… Continue reading What we do and how we think determine how we feel.
"We take the very best care of others when we take good care of ourselves." -Dr. Carla Rotering My friend, Alabama high school assistant principal Jennifer Hogan, and I have a goal to come out of this unexpected break better than when we entered it, and we have challenged each other to come up with… Continue reading COVID-19 Self-Care Challenge
Oh boy. The past week was a whirlwind for all of us. After our governor announced a mandatory three-week shutdown of all Michigan schools at 11pm on Thursday night, not many Michigan educators were able to sleep. Knowing that I would need rest and that I would no doubt hear all the details of the… Continue reading COVID-19 Edition of the Monday Morning Staff Check-In