First Impressions

First Impressions

What are the impressions of someone entering your local school?  What would they see?  How would they feel?  Who would they interact with?  What would the appearance of the school tell them about what goes on within the school? Now, what would you like their first...
Good Times

Good Times

I had a wonderful opportunity to learn from my nine year-old granddaughter about her recent school experiences.  As you can imagine, she provided many insights as she shared her experiences. Here are a few of her quotes: About a Recent Field Trip: We thought we would...
I Get It

I Get It

Listening to several radio programs this week, I heard the following from many of the hosts and their guests “I get it” when confronted with an alternative view from their own. What immediately followed was a statement beginning with the word “but” and re-stating...