Practicing non-judgment of our humanness is a necessity as an educator, it functions both as a model of how students can do it for themselves and as a reality check for our normal lack of perfection. Read on to find out how to be gentler with yourself.
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This voice is the important and knowledgeable built-in device we all have that helps us recognize danger or aids in making quick decisions.
November 29, 2015
How do you maintain your busy calendar and stay organized? Please share
November 26, 2015
Although we don't need a holiday to express our gratitude, read on to hear what students are most grateful for this year in school.
November 17, 2015
Being Zen in our daily practice can sometimes be hard, but we must be deliberate in our choices to provide ourselves the space to find some peace to make it all manageable. Read on to learn about one way how from the Zen Teacher.
October 15, 2015
Are you looking for an easy way to teach your students to conduct killer interviews and then share the stories that they gather? Check out the new StoryCorps app, you won't be disappointed.
August 30, 2015
Setting tone is key for a new year and that's why I'll welcome my students with a letter. See what 2016 has in store for in coming seniors.
August 13, 2015
Two weeks ago it felt like there was an infinite amount of time to complete summer "tasks" and still have time to relax and get ready for school.
August 04, 2015
How close is appropriate for teachers and students to be? Where should the lines be drawn? Read on for some suggestions.
July 23, 2015
Teaching is easy, you get the summers off; or do we? Almost no teach I know gets his/her summer to him/herself. Here's a glimpse into the reality.