Trusting My Intuition: 5 gut feelings that say, “Hey, pay attention!!”

I haven't always known that my gut feelings are accurate. I had to learn the hard way by making some choices that went against my gut feelings - and then suffering the consequences. And even though I was in my mid-30s (I'm 57 now) when I got lots of evidence that those gut feelings were spot … Continue reading Trusting My Intuition: 5 gut feelings that say, “Hey, pay attention!!”

Stress x Stress = Survival mode : My Middle School Experiment, What I Learned, Part 4

The everyday stress of teaching students in the throes of beginning adolescence adds up over a while. AND The everyday stress of living in poverty (which was about 90 percent of my students) adds up over a while. Put those two situations together . . .  and you get a classroom full of students - … Continue reading Stress x Stress = Survival mode : My Middle School Experiment, What I Learned, Part 4