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In this week’s podcast, I discuss some of my hopes for when schools return to a face-to-face setting and dive into those ideas.  You can check it out on YouTube, SoundCloud, Apple Podcasts, or Spotify.  Check out the full video below, and below is a summary of some of the ideas shared in the full … [Read more…]

Read More 5 Hopes for When Schools Reopen Face-To-Face

At times, you have to say “no” to good things to be able to say “yes” to important things. You can’t do it all. Be mindful and choose wisely. The above quote is from a post, “7 Powerful Reminders to Focus on What Matters”, from one of my favorite blogs by Marc and Angel, and … [Read more…]

Read More Enjoying Moments that Matter

IMpress Books is really excited about the release of Tom Murray’s new book, “Personal & Authentic: Designing Learning Experiences That Impact a Lifetime.”  I can tell you that it made me laugh, cry (a lot), and think a lot about our purpose in education. Here’s an endorsement from Principal and Author of “Be Excellent on … [Read more…]

Read More “Personal and Authentic” by Tom Murray

This past weekend, I met a fantastic educator.  He had just won an award as “teacher of the year,” and he made his way toward me in the morning to thank me for my talk.  We sat and chatted for a bit, and it was a true pleasure to talk to him. As we sat … [Read more…]

Read More “Someone else’s whole world.”