we can’t force wellbeing – but we can choose it

Gabby Stroud’s essay titled: Compulsory Wellbeing. The Choice between burnout and demoralization has got my mind churning. If you asked me four years ago, I would have applauded any school leader who replaced their Monday staff meeting with a compulsory wellbeing workshop, but now I am not so sure. As an advocate for the wellbeingContinue reading “we can’t force wellbeing – but we can choose it”

Hey teacher, can we talk?

Hey, can we talk? I’ve been thinking about you a lot lately, especially as we approach a new teaching year. I know you love what you do but sometimes I worry about you. I worry that you will let the overwhelm of the job get to you again. I am worried that you will putContinue reading “Hey teacher, can we talk?”