A Simple Way to Find Out who needs our help …technique for teachers and parents

http://momastery.com/blog/2014/01/30/share-schools/ This article describes how a teacher developed a brief weekly exercise, a survey, that gives insights as to who is getting bullied, is lonely or has no

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Poem: Love is the Subject

English Science Calculus Class Just An excuse. Love is the subject — About the poem: I know now that teaching is just an excuse to hang out with

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Poem: A Palace Not a Prison …a Haiku NaPoWriMo 26

It’s not a prison/ Princess waits for you to wake/ See, it’s a palace!/ – About the poem Kids know how the adults that care for them feel.

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Hanging out …can you be content doing nothing?

The most powerful thing we can do is be 100% present in our interactions with each other. Unhurried. Open to the moment and each other. Be, rather than,

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Double it!

This past week I improved life with a simple change: Double it! I’ve been making green juice once or twice a week. Also, this month I have a

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“I like being prepared” …a chaos buster!

Last year, I was in a meeting where one member recounted how another was such a good person to work with. He said it was because she was

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Teaching = Loving

I’m a teacher, but I’m not a perfect teacher. But, oh how I love my students! This week I had the privilege of teaching students from Korea, Columbia,

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Love Your Students

Change your lesson plan. Renumber your objectives for the day and make number one: Love your students. I’ve taught English to students in the US, Korea and Saudi

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