Teaching Children How To Make a Difference

One of my favorite movies is “Pay It Forward.” Trite, I know. But I’m one of those people who believe that the smallest of rocks dropped in the ocean makes ripples forever, affecting everything that comes into its path. I’ll take trite over trendy any day. In my school, I try to place a major [...]

Being the Change From the Inside Out

Respect. Responsibility. Perseverance. As teachers we are supposed to not only be good role models for value and character, but we are also supposed to help our students grow in these areas as well. Time and again we hear how society has developed a ‘lack of character’ over the course of several generations. I've read numerous articles [...]

By | December 20th, 2012|Featured, From the Front Lines, Opinion, Parents|0 Comments