I felt like such a fraud

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Let me explain. I felt like a fraud when I was a teacher because I never felt “teachery” enough.  I was an English teacher who didn’t read the classics.  

Unraveling Unseen Scripts: Becoming the Author of Your Own Story

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In this article, we’ll explore the intriguing concept of unseen scripts – those unconscious narratives that influence our thoughts, actions, and reactions in the classroom. Just like you, I’ve spent

Embracing the Season of Renewal: 3 Ways to Foster Well-being in Educators to Start the School Year

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“We don’t even know how strong we are until we are forced to bring that hidden strength forward. In times of tragedy, of war, of necessity, people do amazing things.
Self-care is not selfish.

Finding Hope & Direction: Prioritizing Well-being in Our Schools

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Welcome, educators and leaders, to school year 2023-2024! Even as the new academic bustle unfolds, I want to check in: How are you? Truly. As we champion the future, the

Join our Final 30 School Day Challenge

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Can you practice the radical act of rest?

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Welcome back from your brief respite and first taste of the holiday break season.  A small part of me wants to play into the countdown game of how many days until

Are you in a violent relationship?

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To allow oneself to be carried away by a multitude of conflicting concerns, to surrender to too many demands, to commit oneself to too many projects, to want to help

3 Ways to Reframe Teacher Self-Care

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I’ve heard from many of you and have seen a lot of posts on social media about this being one of the hardest school years imaginable.   There are a few

3 Ways to RENEW this School Year

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We’re in the midst of the RENEWAL phase of our teaching season.  And as Allende assures us, our capacity for survival in the midst of tough things is awesome.  There

4 Solutions to a 40 Hour Teacher Work Week

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In the spirit of boundaries (and knowing what I need) I’m going to stay true to sending out two Well Wishes each month.  When I’m writing this, I’m about 38

10 Tools to Find Calm Amidst Chaos in Your Classroom

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Depending on where you’re teaching, you probably have started at some capacity at this point.  And for that I commend each and every one of you!  As Kastor said with

Teacher Self-Care Triage: Move from Crisis to Calm

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Have you ever found yourself feeling a little overwhelmed and you weren’t really sure how to proceed or what to do next? I’ll answer that question for us all…YES, we