In Defense of the Public Educator

Today we finished our first week of the 2017-18 school year. It was a great week. Our students were genuinely excited to be back on campus and our teachers did an absolutely wonderful job of welcoming them and beginning the process of developing meaningful relationships. It seems that with each passing year public educators face … Continue reading In Defense of the Public Educator

11 inspirational Quotes for Educators (and Social Good)

  I love reading and collecting quotes that challenge my thinking and lend a new perspective to how I approach my work and interactions with others.  Someone recently asked me about inspirational quotes I've encountered so I decided to turn the compilation into a quick blog post. Here are a few of my favorite quotes … Continue reading 11 inspirational Quotes for Educators (and Social Good)

Advice from the Principal’s Desk: 10 Things Students Should Keep in Mind

  Even though many schools are in the middle (or even the beginning) of their summer break, in about two weeks my staff will welcome our students back for the 2017-18 school year. The beginning of a school year can be a challenging time for students (as well as parents and teachers). The anticipation of … Continue reading Advice from the Principal’s Desk: 10 Things Students Should Keep in Mind