Inspiring Educators Who Inspire Future Leaders

Becoming Great!

“The secret of my success is that I persevered. I didn’t give up, I didn’t say, this is a lousy job and I’m unhappy and I’m going to quit. I … Continue reading

April 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Life Lesson

Make this a major part of your lesson planning each day. tlb Source

April 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Creating Resilient Children

Resilience is such a crucial skill set to teach in schools and at home. tlb

January 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

More Proof Grit Matters for the Next Generation of Children

More Proof Grit Matters During a forum on early childhood education in July, I heard a snippet of a TED Talk that started me thinking. The TED Talk was by … Continue reading

November 17, 2013 · 4 Comments


A friend shared this photo with me, and I immediately thought about grit, determination, resilience, and drive. tlb Cover Source

November 2, 2013 · Leave a comment