Thank you Ruth for this opportunity (and reminder) to celebrate this blessing of life! Join us here to celebrate.
Yesterday afternoon I was struggling with a grumpy mood. I couldn't shake it. A friend offered to cover my class while I stepped out for a moment to gather myself. When I returned, this is what was waiting for me. Each sticky note filled with compliments and kind words for me from my students!
I celebrate kindness and thoughtfulness. These words literally lifted me out of my gloom and opened my eyes to the blessings sitting in front of me.
I celebrate the POWER of Twitter. I changed my Twitter header and look what happened!!! Here is my new header...
@Mhaseltine love 4u to share what journey has been on my blog! Can you email me angelamaiers@gmail live 2 hear students perspective too!— Angela Maiers (@AngelaMaiers) April 28, 2015
My students loved being called GENUIS LEARNERS! I love the idea of writing about our classroom community and sharing it with Angela Maiers. Her books and blog have taught me and inspired me and helped me become a better teacher. You should check out her TED Video about You Matter! These words have changed my classroom this year!
I celebrate music! Last night some friends and I attended a concert...Matthew West. His music uplifts and inspires me. I loved every single song! (I also got 11,781 steps with all of the dancing.) Here's a taste...