I’m a teacher. I’m a CrossFitter. I love both. Seriously. I earned my Level 1 certification, so I could bring functional fitness to my school. So I could share my love of fitness with kids. And then, that moment two years ago, when the owners of my box asked me if I had considered coaching.… Continue reading I love my (2nd) job!
Inspired by an end-of-year speech, I went looking for images of leadership this morning. I agree with Friday’s speaker: those images don’t speak to my thoughts on what a true leader is, either; but maybe not for the same reasons. Me, I like this one: Parent leading the child. Not by pulling; but rather by… Continue reading Thanks for being my guide
Students and teachers, yup they’re important, but there’s so much more to a school. We need food, clean toilets and floors, dead batteries and lightbulbs replaced, phones answered, transportation, special events set up, working copiers and technology, bills paid, orders placed, lawns mowed, snow shoveled, boo-boos soothed. Support staff: they’re the backbone of any school. Today, I’d like… Continue reading Unsung Heroes