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Three Words to Have More Success in The Classroom and in Life

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As you may know, I love reading books that help me be a better educator, husband, father, friend and colleague. A lot of what I’ve learned, I’ve put in my book, Teach Happier. Recently, I picked up Brendon Burchard’s High Performance Habits – How Extraordinary People Become That Way, and I have been writing notes […]

Kudos Cards – Showing Appreciation – A Win-Win-Win Situation

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Hello Amazing Teachers, I wanted to share something that we’ve implemented at my school to share appreciation among the staff. We call them Kudos Cards. Before every staff meeting, I place Kudos Cards in each teacher’s box. These are cards, that on the front side, have the quote, “You deserve some Kudos!” On the backside, […]

Teach Happier Strategy #22: Identify What’s in the Full Half of Your Glass.

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  As you know, I have just released my latest book, Teach Happier – 21 stress-reducing, joy-inspiring, burnout-avoiding strategies to help teachers love their jobs and have more success in the classroom. I am so proud of this book, because it provides some practical strategies that teachers can implement into their lives to bring more […]

Teach Happier – My Latest Book is Out!

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  Hello amazing teachers, I am so excited to announce that my latest book, Teach Happier – 21 stress-reducing, joy-inspiring, burnout-avoiding strategies to help teachers love their jobs and have more success in the classroom, is finally published! I’ve been reading book after book on success, happiness, psychology, and neuroscience, and I’ve discovered something amazing! […]