We Say ALL

I listened to a podcast recently that really sparked some thinking about living in a purpose based school and having clarity of that purpose among all members. This past year, the high school where I serve rewrote our mission statement. Our new mission statement contains three key components: serving a diverse community, developing independent thinkers, … Continue reading We Say ALL

Teach Like Someone’s Life Depends On It

A few weeks ago, I read a short article from a motivational speaker.  The speaker discussed how he stays so engaged each time he speaks.  When speaking, he states, he operates under the assumption that at least one or two of the people in the room are actively considering taking their own life.  He wants … Continue reading Teach Like Someone’s Life Depends On It