my mantras and mottos

When assignments need feedback, emails need responses, and lessons need preparing, I can easily lose the mindfulness I want to have as a classroom teacher. These mantras and mottos help me stay present and fully engaged with whomever is right in front of me.

Be precise and concise.

Connect and reflect everyday.

Everyone is smart in different ways.

Guide on the side.

Inspect what you expect.

Lead with love.

Additional (Longer) Thoughts

The one who works the most and talks the most, learns the most. That better not be the teacher.