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Inspiring Educators Who Inspire Future Leaders

A Reflection on Change

Change is not only important but it is essential to the work that takes place in our schools each day.

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December 12, 2016 · 1 Comment

Exploring Mindfulness for Adults & Students

The focus has once again shifted so that we are once again looking at effective ways to support adults within a variety of institutions through the study of mindfulness.

November 3, 2015 · 2 Comments

Reconsidering Zero Tolerance in Schools

Education Secretary Arne Duncan shared a New York Times editorial this morning via Twitter praising several schools across the county “rethinking “zero tolerance” discipline policies under which children have been … Continue reading

January 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Getting Back to Dewey

Grant Lichtman’s Denver TED Talk gives practical reasons why many schools continue to miss the bar when it comes to truly educating students for what Grant calls “timeless life skills.” … Continue reading

November 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

NYC: “I’m A Girl Project”

NYC: “I’m A Girl Project” I began my day with a message from a dear friend. My friend said he ran across a piece of information and immediately thought about … Continue reading

October 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Why Preschool Education Is So Essential To Our Future

“Investing now will pay off for children and for the economy in the future.” Timothy Bartik Today’s Read This Now features a TED Talk from author and economist Timothy Bartik. … Continue reading

August 22, 2013 · Leave a comment