Mindset

Nothing like coming back into your classroom after a long day of teaching and wondering if anything you did, said, or taught made a difference…and then, then… seeing this. It encouraged me to the core, especially when it came as a sweet message from a little guy whom I have heard say, “too hard”, “I can’t”, and “I won’t” so many times. (And the one whom I have had to ‘redirect’ quite sternly and emphatically so very many times.) Yep.Read more

On being reminded…

So, the Post 82 baseball team had an amazing season with a 37 and 1 record.  This group of young men worked hard nearly everyday of the summer and played hard with the goal of ultimately playing in the World Series which is played in their own hometown of Shelby, North Carolina.  A big goal?  Yes, a huge goal!  But the talent, leadership, coaching, and work ethic of this amazing group of kids has really paid off, and today, theRead more