Tag Archives: #growthmindset

Still Time For Change

Wow, the year is winding down. It’s gone so fast. Does it seem to you, as you grow older, the years just fly by? It does to me! I have a feeling that to our students it might feel different; … Continue reading

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Giddy With Excitement

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How Do You Get Beyond The Choir?

This question to myself after reading some blogs, “When you preach to the choir, who hears you?” inspired me to write. Rarely are my ideas in isolation; whether influenced by subbing in a classroom, a conversation with colleagues, an a-ha … Continue reading

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Do We Just Question Or Do We Make Changes?

This is the week I help out in my school with childcare for “faculty and staff children” as everyone is getting ready for students the day after Labor Day. I am one of the substitute teachers, a role that I am … Continue reading

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Is It Lunch, Yet?

  Hurray it’s my time for lunch. For many, many years I ate lunch in the classroom with my kinder team mates. We laughed, shared personal and professional stories and planned for unexpected lessons. Then one year a kinder team mate … Continue reading

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A Chance Encounter

I spent Thanksgiving with my three grandkids in Dallas. It was wonderful being part of their energy; each with their own personality, likes and dislikes, moments of cohesiveness in their interactions and at times the discord. They practiced piano and … Continue reading

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Because I Can

I wrote a post a while back about being honest when you’re not ready to do something and say I Can’t Do It Right Now which can be read Here Today I want to share an incident and comment one of my … Continue reading

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