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A Game Changer: Teacher Meetings #KidsDeserveIt

So I’m in the middle of something that has already become a game changer for me (and hopefully my team too!) Coming back from the holiday break I really wanted to get some one-on-one face time with each of my team members.  I wanted to…

My #OneWord2016: “Ours” #KidsDeserveIt

I’ve thought long and hard about my #OneWord that I wanted to focus on for this year (2016).  I wanted a word that had several meanings to me. So after much thought I finally chose my word.  This year my word is…Ours. I think so…

2015: The Best Year Yet! #KidsDeserveIt

So when reflecting on a year, there’s a lot that comes to mind.  There’s accomplishments, failures, deepening of friendships, new friendships, those lost, new adventures, and so much more. It’s always been hard for me to write a good comprehensive post over a year of…

Adults Are Just Big Kids #KidsDeserveIt

I still remember the advice someone gave me…they said, “Now you’re dealing with adults.  And you’re exceptional at handling children, so just remember, adults are just kids in bigger bodies.” At first I laughed at that, but the more I’ve worked with adults the more…

Leaders Park in the Back #KidsDeserveIt

A good leader will always be a servant leader.  That’s a belief that I was raised with and one I’ve tried, sometimes unsuccessfully, to live out. As a campus leader now I try to continually find ways to show my staff that I appreciate them…