Finding Balance: Reclaim Your Time and Live a More Fulfilling Life

Do you ever feel like you have too many things to accomplish in a single day? Are you driven by demands at work all day only to come home to find more demands being made on your time and energy? Do you feel worn out all the time, waking up just as tired in the morning as […]

A Good Perspective on Common Core and Teachers

I ran across this article that popped up because I have a strong interest in issues related to teacher transition, and this was offered through Google Alerts. The post starts with this paragraph: “Common Core has certainly changed the K-12 classroom scene in its short implementation and perhaps the group that has suffered the most […]

Happy Teacher Appreciation Day!

  I love teachers. Not only was I a teacher for over 30 years, but I represented teachers as the president of the Virginia Education Association from 2008-2012, so I know first hand that teachers have the purest hearts of anyone on the planet. They are dedicated to their craft, they are committed to their […]