How to Achieve Success

“The way to achieve your own success is to be willing to help somebody else get it first.” — Iyanla Vanzant, speaker This summer I am embarking on a new career journey.  I am doing some educational consulting work with various school districts.  When I thought about my favorite part of being a curriculum director, it always … More How to Achieve Success

5 lessons I learned from a sixth-grader

My first-born, Sydney, graduated from sixth-grade recently.  My little baby is suddenly a 5’4″ incoming seventh-grader. Next year, she will move from the intermediate school (grades 4-6) to the Jr./Sr. high school campus (and, yes, I am having some issues dealing with the fact that she will be around 18-yr-olds!!).  Consequently, Sydney’s class is the … More 5 lessons I learned from a sixth-grader