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From Teacher to Facilitator

One thing that I am continuing to learning about gifted children is sometimes I need to get out of their way and let them use their abilities to solve problems, be creative, and come up with a different vision than most would see. 490 more words


Facilitator-less Sessions

The deepest dependency is not of students upon teachers, but of teachers upon students.

– Peter Elbow, Writing without Teachers

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Trainer Professional Development


Since July of 2017, I have been working hard to lose weight and bring my A1C under control, by lifestyle changes and participating in a diabetes prevention program supported by a local hospital. 365 more words

New Lifestyle


What is value?

  • In art… value is the lightness and darkness of a color.¬† Its the different shades of gray. Its a scale used to determine how much light is being reflected off a surface.
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Monsters in Meetings - Part 7, Personal Attacks

You remember these people for the wrong reasons.

They are the monsters who hurt others with insults, ridicule, and sarcasm. They bully. They threaten. They attack. 546 more words


Monsters in Meetings - Part 6, Deadlocked Discussions

This one creeps up on you.

And if you let it continue, it will ruin your meeting.

At first it seems that the participants are working toward an agreement. 437 more words


Monsters in Meetings - Part 5, Dominant Participants

Most meetings are attended by a giant.

These are the people who dominate a meeting with big ideas and big voices and big talk.

While dominant participants contribute significantly to the success of a meeting, they can also overwhelm, intimidate, and exclude others. 516 more words