As a school principal, I have the best job in the world supporting and inspiring educators to be the best they can be in making a significant difference to the lives of our children. “What you do not want done to yourself, do not do to others.” ~Confucius Schools should be beautiful and comfortable learning spaces, … Continue reading A continuous reflective and collaborative journey . . .
I used to think that I could make a difference. Now, I know that only WE can make a difference. A few years ago my 3 yr old son asked me, “Mommy, what do you want to be when you grow up.” Know that my son’s world was all about fire, police and paramedics. So I … Continue reading If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.
As I was cleaning out my office, I came across some cards titled, Manifest Your Magnificence for Kids, and one comment jumped out at me. It reminded me that I AM are the two most powerful words in the world, for whatever we put after them becomes our reality. So . . . be mindful … Continue reading I AM
This 1 minute 44 second video reads forwards and backwards yet the meaning is the exact opposite, which makes it brilliant! The message is a reminder of what's important and appropriate for the beginning of a new year. The author, Jonathan Reed, was 20 years old when he submitted this video in a contest winning … Continue reading Very Clever . . . Lost Generation
We set up an obstacle course at the playground today. My six year old son Massimo went first and logged 1:20.5 (one minute, 20.5 seconds). I went next and logged 1:43. "Dad" turned in a time of 1:00 flat. So Massimo enthusiastically jumped at the opportunity to beat his Dad and logged 0:57. Determined to … Continue reading Determined to Succeed