Sometimes, we need to pause and check in with where we currently are. This past week was my Spring Break and it gave me a chance to do just that. I took a break from business and put on my "mom hat." I spent this past week taking my youngest daughter on several college tours. We visited 3 colleges earlier in the week and one on Friday. These were all new experiences for my daughter and definitely pushed her out of her comfort zone- but it also pushed me too. She is the youngest of our four children and thinking about her taking the next step in her life was a paradigm shift for me too. But sometimes that push is just what we need- we can get complacent and stuck in our everyday and forget that we need to continue to grow and evolve to become the person that we were destined to be.
Reviewing what are the ABCs of Transforming Learning are-
Two weeks ago, I shared a blog post called O = Organize Family Engagement Events. A lot of times, when we plan such events, it can get overwhelming. We want to create the perfect event and make sure that we think of everything. Family engagement has been a huge focus for me this year and as I have embarked on this journey, I have found some amazing family engagement events that can help any school get started with the fun,
This week, we will focus on P = Push Yourself Out of Your Comfort Zone. Just like my daughter and I needed to push ourselves out of our comfort zone this past week, so do we as educators. Yes, this can sound scary, but it doesn't have to be. This week, we will focus on some ways that you can choose that perfect next step to push yourself. Maybe it will be just the nudge you or I need,