A Principal’s Reflections: Overcoming Fear of Change – Education Article

A Principal’s Reflections: Overcoming Fear of Change Overcoming Fear of Change “I have accepted fear as a part of life – specifically the fear of change… I have gone ahead despite the pounding in the heart that says: turn back.” – Erica Jong We are in the midst of disruptive times. Some might say that this has always been the case, and that is true. What’s different now is how fast things are changing, and this is especially the case…

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We Need to Speak Up About Climate Change – Education Article

A MiddleWeb Blog For a while I was in a teacher professional learning community, organized by NASA, that talked about how to teach climate change. Much like many group therapy sessions, we shared virtual wine, resources, observations, and moral support once a month. One of the most valuable things I learned in that PLC group – something that really surprised me – was that despite all my social justice warrior tendencies, when it came right down to it, I was…

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Moving at the Speed of Creativity – Education Article

Earlier this month, I had an opportunity to share a 45 minute webinar with the wonderful Seesaw community titled, “10 Tips from a Technology Fear Specialist.” This presentation (and subsequent Q&A session with live attendees) was based on my March 21st blog post, “Adult Identity and the “I Can’t Use Technology Well” Introduction.” The archived video of the webinar is included in Seesaw’s YouTube playlist, “April PD in Your PJs.” Please check out the video and let me know if…

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