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Secret of life????
Tuesday, February 28, 2017      6 comments

“The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.” —Paulo Coelho Another way of saying...never give up... keep on keeping on.... Have a blessed day!... Read more
Joyce Meyer
Monday, February 27, 2017      5 comments

“Happiness is not a feeling, it is a choice. To be happy, one must choose to be happy, not respond to a circumstance that now controls your happiness.” ― Joyce Meyer Have a blessed day!... Read more
Pinewood Derby Winner!!!
Sunday, February 26, 2017      5 comments

Last year, Layton won first in his division and second overall, so he set a goal of winning first in both areas this year! Proud to say our grandson one first place in his division at today's Pinewood Derby competition and also won first place ... Read more
Home Sweet Home!
Saturday, February 25, 2017      4 comments

My friends and I made it home from our conference about 4:30 today! It was a great trip and wonderful conference! However, it is great to be home! Time for hubby and grandson fun! Hope everyone has a blessed day! ... Read more
Our presentation
Friday, February 24, 2017      8 comments

Not brag but... our presentation went TERRIFICALLY! Our participants seemed to enjoy our topics and really enjoyed all of our hands-on experiences! We taught two groups and had them make three different projects! I loved hearing the conv... Read more
Teacher's Conference
Thursday, February 23, 2017      4 comments

Today is day #1 of our annual Interface Conference! I have been coming to this conference for many years, as both an attendee and presenter! I have to admit even after nearly three decades in the classroom, I am still learning new "stuff"! ... Read more
So true... short and sweet...
Wednesday, February 22, 2017      5 comments

“[When it comes to God] We can't run out of second chances...only time.” ― Robin Jones Gunn Amen! Have a blessed day....... Read more
Happy Tuesday... BUGS be gone...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017      7 comments

We were out of school Friday for professional development and then off yesterday for President's Day! I'm hopeful that these extra days off will help eliminate the flu bug virus that has slowly been creeping across our campus! Our attendance h... Read more
Self Forgiveness Prayer...
Monday, February 20, 2017      6 comments

I found this prayer in my readings today regarding forgiving ourselves and others! I needed this today and decided others might need it too! Have a blessed day! Dear Heavenly Father, I understand that there is nothing to gain by holding m... Read more
On forgiveness...
Sunday, February 19, 2017      13 comments

Forgiveness: Letting go of grudges and bitterness. When someone you care about hurts you, you can hold on to anger, resentment and thoughts of revenge — or embrace forgiveness and move forward. It is sometimes quite easy to forgive others, ... Read more
No sunshine...
Saturday, February 18, 2017      2 comments

The forecast was for LOTS of sunshine today... sadly we've had no sunshine and lots of rain! I made the most of it and used this rainy day to get some much needed housework done, while hubby cleaned his shop!!! Praying for sunshine tomorro... Read more
Another education quote..
Friday, February 17, 2017      5 comments

Education is not to reform students or amuse them or to make them expert technicians. It is to unsettle their minds, widen their horizons, inflame their intellects, teach them to think straight, if possible. —Robert M. Hutchins Education i... Read more
Independence...
Thursday, February 16, 2017      11 comments

Never do anything for a student that he he is capable of doing for himself. If you do you, you’ll make him an educational cripple…a pedagogical paraplegic. -Howard Hendricks It is very important for adults to encourage children to be as ind... Read more
Teachers...
Wednesday, February 15, 2017      5 comments

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires. -William A. Ward This is the teacher I strive to be,even after nearly thirty years in the classroom, I continue to strive... Read more
Hugs....
Tuesday, February 14, 2017      8 comments

“They invented hugs to let people know you love them without saying anything.” — Bil Keane I'm a hugger.... so of course I love this quote! Happy Valentine's Day to each of you! I shall be celebrating with my second graders today and ... Read more

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