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Month: January 2018

By Michael Dunlea Teachers constantly show students how to be the best they can be in life. We model for them how to make mistakes, how to recover from them, and how to get up and try again. We model kindness and empathy. We show them that hard work and determination can lead to success, and that failure is just a step along that path. And sometimes we overdo it. Often teachers will give and give to a point... read more
By Melissa Collins “It’s not how many times you get knocked down that counts, it’s how many times you get back up.” (George A. Custer). If my life could be summed up in one statement, that would be it. I’ve been knocked down plenty, but I always get up. As a nationally and internationally acclaimed teacher and teacher leader, one would assume that I am just one of the “naturals,” born to lead the... read more
By Mike Soskil Standing in a dirt school courtyard 7500 miles from my students, I wept tears of joy. In Kibera, Nairobi, the largest slum in Africa, children had just received water filters my students had worked to provide. Everyone on the group Skype call I had organized had tears in their eyes. Hundreds of Kenyan children around me hugged the filters that would keep their families safe from the cholera... read more


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