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Back to School Made Easy

Oh no!  It’s almost August and that means SCHOOL IS GOING TO START SOON!  Aaaarrrrgggghhhh! I know, I know.  No more sleeping in past 5:35, no more shopping during the … Continue reading

July 29, 2017 · 1 Comment

“Tolerance does not suspend moral judgement”

Thank about what this title says.  According to a recent post by Dr. Michele Borba, “While tolerance doesn’t call upon us to suspend moral judgment, it does require us to respect differences. … Continue reading

July 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Bullying? Ask Jaylen what to do!

Based upon my many years of experience as a public and private school teaching, I’ve seen many types of bullying both verbal and physical…rolled eyes, notes, mocking noises, moving away … Continue reading

May 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

Sexual Harrassment Stopped!

This is a crazy post about someone who resisted being sexually harassed while in school.  The girl’s bra was repeatedly snapped by a fellow student.  The girl reported it to … Continue reading

March 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Who are our students anyway?

Twenty years ago we teachers and parents were concerned about how our children “felt about themselves” and being able to acknowledge their strengths and weaknesses.  We encouraged them to accept their … Continue reading

December 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Microaggressions? What are they?

Have you ever seen children “moving across the hallway” when a certain person walks down the hallway?  (Doesn’t that remind you of the parable about the Good Samaritan and all … Continue reading

November 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

How Can You Keep Your Cool When Your Students are Difficult?

It seemed that I had one or more difficult children each year that I taught in public schools or in private day care.  Most of them just needed to be … Continue reading

September 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Assertiveness Training for Children

Is #bullying becoming an increasing problem in our neighborhoods and schools? Apparently so, because this is the second article I’ve received today that I want to share with my followers … Continue reading

April 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

“A Man’s Character Should Control” what he has conceived

I just saw this quoted in a movie about Thomas Edison. This is the quote: “What a man’s mind can conceive, a man’s character can control.” Think about it. We’ve … Continue reading

January 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

We’re all in this together!

One year I taught a child who was bullied by a couple of boys in my class.  I felt it was getting worse than better even after talking to the whole … Continue reading

September 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

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