Monday Moanin Thoughts #235 Thank You Principals, You Are Appreciated

Happy Monday Moanin to everyone. Wow, we are almost finished and ready to start a long Holiday break. Below is an archived blog from 2013 on my appreciation for Principals.  I hope you enjoy it and have a great break.


As we approach another Holiday break I wanted to write about what a great job Principals do in leading their buildings and how much I appreciate their efforts. Listed below are the 1o things I appreciate about them. Read more

Monday Moanin #234 Give More During This Time Of Year

Happy snowy Monday Moanin and welcome to the Winter Wonderland of Michigan 2016.  For many a long break and a celebration that may be spiritual, family focused or both are a few weeks away.  This is the time of year that many schools are conducting can food drives and other initiatives to help others that are less fortunate. Read more

Monday Moanin Thoughts #233- Be Prepared, Be Intentional

Happy First Monday Moanin of December 2016 to all of you. In a little over three weeks all schools will be closing  for a well deserved break. As a result, this time of year may be filled with distractions and a lack of focus by many of the stakeholders. The coming Holiday break signals us all to begin to prepare spiritually, personally or both. What a perfect time to prepare professionally beginning today.We know that all classroom teachers will be well planned with instructional strategies that engage their learners. Read more