[below left] I smiled as my mission to improve the education system was announced.
[above right] Teamwork develops our ability for successful individual performance.
There is word, glocal, about balancing local, national and global interests.
The reflective practitioner began during teaching practicum, refined at Royal Roads.
To Inspire Others it is Essential that we Seek Out Inspiration
Satisfaction in a job well done is a reward. Seeing the grand scheme is humbling.
Reaching new heights by working together towards a common goal.
Reaching new heights together by developing a common vision.
Reading together. Providing a model, and the scaffolding necessary for success.
Reading independently. Celebrating success, great and small, every step of the way.
Looking at Confucius’ words about Great Peace – it is within our reach! A noble goal!
Pandas associate with gentleness, creating a thriving community.
Adventures begin with an idea and a team willing to make progress toward it.
“Good leaders bring people where they want to go.” – Rosalynn Carter
Adventures progress with steps taken in the journey. Challenges must be overcome.
“Great leaders bring people where they ought to go.” – Rosalynn Carter
A courageous character coupled with gentleness. This is a balance of dualisms.
Developing thoughtful reflective practitioners to challenge and improve the process.
Encouraging meeting the challenges that are matched and suited to capacities.
Permanent whitewater – a symbol of the complexity and change in our modern era.
We should remember, we benefited from and depended on the shoulders of others.
Assistance, guided practice, and provisions of tools for success lead to development.
Building things together is fulfilling. It is joyous helping the young assist in the work.
Our goal is empowerment: to help others develop confidence and independence.
One big happy family is a way of life for both school and home.
Recognizing skill in others is enabling. Inviting peak performance breeds excellence.
Encourage the heart by recognizing and appreciating others, sharing in success.
[above right] I benefited greatly from the wisdom and camaraderie of elders.
[above left] Creativity in MAELM – hard at work! Our team was quite successful. My method? Encourage others. Our team was full of great ideas, and I welcomed them.