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Teaching Self-Regulation

I was given the opportunity to attend a Conscious Discipline (CD) workshop this summer. As a new teacher, I felt it was important to become more familiarized with the program Holy Trinity has adopted for the last 8 years. 335 more words


Mrs. Good Choice says RESPECT Matters!

Mrs. Good Choice is a former public school principal who has spent her life teaching children to make wise choices.

She wants to help YOU! 212 more words

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Analysis of the Poem: 'On His Blindness' by John Milton

When I consider how my light is spent,
Ere half my days in this dark world and wide,
And that one talent which is death to hide… 1,001 more words

Bursts Of Inspiration In Other Directions

15 Seconds

If you were trapped on an elevator and had just 15 seconds to summarize the word “character” what would you say? One educator on Twitter shared a great activity that encapsulates what character means to her students. 12 more words

When the Portage Seems to Weary You, You Need the Strength of Kids


I just came back from a few days in Algonquin Provincial Park with my daughters for our annual interior canoe trip.

While there were many pivotal and certain long to be cherished moments I found myself upon return needing to write about portaging in particular. 634 more words

Looking for Inspiration?

The “inter-web” is rife with resources, insight, and inspiration and it can be hard to sift through the selections for what is worth delving into. Here are five blogs, along with a noteworthy post for each, that are geared towards both educators & parents that may inspire as the summer draws to a close. 288 more words


Mrs. Good Choice is on the Road to Help Children of all Ages

Mrs. Good Choice is a former public school principal who has spent her life teaching children to make wise choices.  She wants to help YOU! 248 more words

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