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I’ve got a ‘no-quit-go-for-it’ attitude! Determination is July's Word of the Month!

This month our Powerful Word of the month is “determination.”

Determination refers to a person’s attitude towards his goals as well as his ability to take the initiative to achieve those goals. 253 more words

Community

Want to Build a GREAT School? Follow These 10 Commandments…

This was the post that I planned to use to re-launch my bouts of bloggery this summer…

In the end I went with an ‘easier’ option… 673 more words

Education

Great Teachers

Great Teachers (1998) 

1.   I have no musical ears.

I tried to learn and read notes.

My classmates waited my turn to listen to me sing: 216 more words

Adonis49

The Greatest Teachers Do Cartwheels in Class

By Oscar Wolfe

Mrs. Skalicky was my 3rd grade teacher. She alone has stood out in my six years of elementary school. These are the things that you need to know about Judy Skalicky. 886 more words

Interviews

3260-What are the best attributes of a good teacher?

Which characteristics and qualities should a good teacher possess?

These are some that I researched:

  • Friendly
  • Good Personality
  • Knowledgable
  • Good Communicator
  • Good Listener
  • Good Sense of Humour…
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Ted Talks

Challenging The Status Quo - Women, Chess, & Spatial Thinking

Thirty years ago, László and Klara Polgár, two Hungarian educators,  decided to challenge the status quo that created the train of thought that stated women cannot succeed in areas requiring spatial thinking, such as chess. 444 more words

Building Your Personal Brand

How one teacher can change your life (Mr. Sandford)

I hope everyone has a story about how out of the blue someone has redirected and inspired their life. For years I regularly think about how fortunate I was to have Mr. 428 more words