Category: Best Educational Practices

“Change is an opportunity to do something amazing.”    The above quote from “The Innovator’s Mindset” has been shared back to me seemingly 100’s of times in the past few…

Read More Toward A New and Better Normal

The worst day of my life was when I received the news that my dad had suddenly passed away. It was seven years ago this month, and somehow it seems…

Read More Finding the Helpers

You might have seen the below picture below by Anna Vital on “Why People Give Up”:   Any single one of those reasons are things that can set us back.  They have set…

Read More Why People Keep Going

No matter your position in education, you can influence change.  If we are waiting for “someone else” to create meaningful change, it might not happen.  In this podcast, loosely based…

Read More 5 Ways to Influence Change #Podcast

Success can lead to failure. The Blockbuster video example has been used over and over again because it is a great cautionary tale of how success can lead to comfort,…

Read More Switching it Up to Move Forward

I discuss the story below more in my most recent podcast. You can check it out on Apple iTunes or Soundcloud. Years ago, I had the opportunity to do my…

Read More You Are the Solution #Podcast