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This week I finished my taxes and thought about value.

My taxes, luckily—printed and sent off. No need to consider them for another year.

My values—I decided—need a little work. 853 more words

Percolate Values

Good Morning from Maine!  #Gratitude 

Welcome to Percolate Daily.

 I hope you follow along with me each day, perhaps even consider using a journal to write your thoughts as we go.   376 more words

Elizabeth Hamilton Guarino

April 18th ~ Without Reserve

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Daily Devotional

Music appreciation – who appreciates? A lesson from history. (And lots of questions!)

One of the side-effects of working so hard on National Curriculum assessment guidelines recently has been the re-emphasis in my thinking on musical learning. I spent a happy day recently getting cross in public at the… 1,877 more words

Music Education

Why I Don't Go To Work

Inspired by Simon Sinek’s “Start with Why” (18 min video if you like to watch) I have been pondering on this for a little while and I think it’s time to start sharing some of my thoughts. 270 more words



never argue for it
or talk about it
earn it by BEING it

if you wanna feel deserving
of trust, respect or love
BE deserving
of trust, respect and love


Assessing the cost of assessing

Auckland was hit by gale force winds yesterday. The remnants of cyclone Ita and the collective exhalation of thousands of teachers on the last day of term added to the perfect storm. 632 more words