Archive for July 2014

An Open Letter to Teachers: A Thought Before Our First Day Back

As every new year begins, we get excited and anxious wondering what students will be on our rosters.  Will I have a good group of parents? Who will the new teacher next to me be?  Do I have all the supplies I need? As I get ready to embark on year 24 in education, I... Read more »

Compassion at the Intersection: Lesson I Learned from a Beggar

Compassion at the Intersection: Lesson I Learned from a Beggar
Today started with a fabulous early morning workout and a coffee meeting with a friend to chat about life’s adventures! As I am exiting the ramp, waiting at the light that just turned red heading to Starbuck’s, I see a man standing there a bit over dressed for this mid summer July weather. He seemed... Read more »