Success will not attack you. You must attack it.
Students are apt to settle a question rightly when it is discussed freely. Unfortunately in today’s political climate, this rarely happens.
Inch by inch life’s a cinch. Yard by yard life is hard.
Every truly great accomplishment is at first impossible.
Leading by example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
A teacher may notify a parent that there are issues a student needs to address in the classroom. This could include lack of focus, silliness or emotional distress. Sometimes the teacher may be right as there could be classroom bullies or the teacher themselves may be causing problems for your student. In order to find out the exact cause of your student’s problems, a classroom observation by someone other than the teacher is important. Students can benefit from being closely observed in the classroom due to the information collected that would otherwise remain unknown. One important thing to remember is that the teacher must never be allowed to do this observation.
Why can’t the teacher be allowed to conduct the observation? There are two reasons why. Can you guess? Check back tomorrow for the surprising answers!
All personal breakthroughs begin with a change in beliefs.
Commitment is what turns a promise into reality.
When you have to make a choice and don’t make it, that is in itself a choice.
Our happiness is greatest when we contribute to the happiness of others.