After the announcement last week, and carrying on into today, I’ve gotten such nice messages from people, many I know, several I do not, saying the nicest things about me. It’s been pretty nice. Really nice. Wonderfully . . . you get the idea. I wonder why we don’t always take the time to say […]Read More Would You Please Say Something Nice?
I’m still decompressing from the blur of the last several days and, in some ways, couple of weeks. I’m now safely home from Washington, D.C., where I went with my best friend to be honored for my work by the White House. And the President. As I was processing the events of last Thursday with […]Read More Champion of Change: Daddy & the #WHChamps
I’m writing this morning from Washington, D.C., where later today, they’ll be honoring the Connected Educator Champions for Change in a ceremony at the White House complex1. If you’d like to watch the event, they’ll be streaming it on the White House streaming site. Please join us at 2pm Eastern, noon Mountain, today and […]Read More The #WHChamps Event Will Be Streamed
I don’t usually repost press releases here or on the blog or, well, anywhere else. But this time, I’m going to make an exception. I’m honored to represent all of my teachers, colleagues, and educator friends at the White House as I meet with the other honorees to discuss the challenges and opportunities of teaching […]Read More #WHChamps of Change