Stifling Creativity

Okay, I am going to channel my inner Brené here and be vulnerable with you all, honesty time…I am a creativity stifler.   This became glaringly obvious to me over the …

Giving Thanks in 2020

November is usually one of my favorite months. I’ve always been a homebody, and with Thanksgiving around the corner, I knew extra days at home were soon ahead. As a …

Synthesizing My PD

I’ve have been blessed with the opportunity to participate in some amazing professional development opportunities over the past week: I’ve participated in an Administrator Academy focused on school finance and …

A Better Conversation

As educators, we are expected to communicate authentically and clearly with students in our classrooms, colleagues in our professional learning communities, and administrators in various meetings, trainings, etc. We are …

Whatever It Takes

“Whatever It Takes” – this has been my mantra throughout my career. Early in my career, I had the honor and privilege to work for an AMAZING principal (amazing is …