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#periScopeOut: Educators Sharing their Spaces and Stories

Almost two weeks ago I was talking with Jeff Herb on Voxer and he mentioned that he would love to see my new school sometime. While traditionally that would mean a trip from Illinois to Texas (which still isn’t out of the question), a new…

10 Leaders Worth Following

Over the last couple of weeks, I’ve had a unique experience.  I’ve been able to attend several conferences where the audience was primarily education/school leaders.  Now before I go any further, let me make sure to state that I feel every single person on a…

Give More #KidsDeserveIt

Just the other day this video come across my Facebook feed.  I was so emotionally impacted by the message and the powerful story, I couldn’t help but think about the parallels that exists in education. This is such a powerful video. Without saying much, it…

Be Brave – Take a Risk #KidsDeserveIt

While driving today I heard this song, and the lyrics rang so incredibly true to where I am right now.  It’s a song called “Brave” by Nichole Nordeman. The gate is wide, the road is paved in moderation The crowd is kind and quick to…

Obvious to You, Amazing to Others

As I sit on the flight back home to Houston, after spending an incredible week in Long Beach for NAESP, I keep having the same thoughts I do after most conferences or interactions with my peers. I need to do better. For years I’ve connected,…