Lets be different! How about animated icons that glow and jump when you get a notification. This has to be one of the coolest visual tweaks. 92 more words


Sneak Peek!

The paint is almost done, floors installed and equipment assembled. Ballet barres, mirrors, Springboards and CoreAlign ladder are waiting to be attached to the walls. Opening Day is August 1st and I’m very excited to be bringing Pilates to Moon Valley/North Phoenix!

Professional Organization Association

When I started teaching, I was a member of NCTE – The National Council of Teachers of English.  I was working on my MAT Secondary English Ed., and I had an awesome professor (Dr. 286 more words

High School

I would like to Take This Opportunity....

I  bumped into an old work colleague today that I haven’t seen in years, during which time we have both become mothers of two. It was wonderful to see her, albeit briefly; but seeing her also brought it home to me how much my life has changed since James came along. 802 more words


Career Development Workshop II: Dealing With Change

Who moved my cheese? No, I’m not asking you. I’m just rambling as I type. Last time I saw my cheese, it was in the fridge on the third shelf up, where I usually keep it. 536 more words

Career Development

Judi of All Trades, Master of None!

I once did a master’s programme, but I fell short of graduating. After the dreaded Leaving Cert, I went to college for three years to gain a diploma and honours degree. 330 more words


Springboard: A Government Initiative

Two week ago, the Higher Education Authority (HEA) announced 6,100 college course places on the Springboard initiative. Springboard offers free, part-time places in higher education for people who are unemployed or previously self-employed in order to help them back into the workforce. 608 more words

Higher Education