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Dinner with a Gentleman #KidsDeserveIt

I almost have no words to express my emotions. Last night we held our very first “Dinner with a Gentleman” at Webb Elementary in Navasota, Texas. Now….let me back track a little. Back in October or November we were beginning our Watch DOGS Program.  It’s…

Hope in Small Moments

Throughout my last few years of blogging, I’ve tried to show all sides of what we’re doing in education.  The awesome, as well as the struggles. I choose to believe that all of us struggle with our jobs as educators.  We all have those nagging…

3 Ingredients Every Staff Meeting Should Have #KidsDeserveIt

I’ve been really cognoscente  this year about changing up the way we’ve done staff meetings.  You see we do a staff meeting once a month.  And on a campus of over 80 employees, I feel like that time is so important for us to use…

It’s Only 30 Minutes #KidsDeserveIt

I’ve always said that I believe January and February to be some of the hardest months of the school year.  It’s getting over that hump into the spring, testing is kicking in (at least in Texas), behavior starts to escalate again, people are getting on…

My Journey: Race, Economics, and White-Privilege #KidsDeserveIt

Inequality is something that has received more and more national attention lately.  From economic injustices, to racial prejudice, and so much more. From shootings, to marches, to court cases.  It’s everywhere.  And it’s something that is heavy on my soul.  Something that my personal journey…