Inspiration and Self-Care
Resources for educators and school personnel
Topics related to inspiration and self-care, including avoiding burnout, gratitude and optimism, overcoming obstacles, positive relationships, teacher appreciation, and taking care of yourself.
Articles, handouts, and blogs
8 Ways to Live in Gratitude
15 Ways to Live Optimistically
36 Things You can Do to Feel Great
The Challenge of Setting Boundaries
Dealing with Difficult Colleagues
The Dignity Stance
Healthy vs. Unhealthy Friendships
How to Rewire Your Burned-Out Brain
How to Stay Stressed
Magic Sentences for Effective Communication
Non-Supportive Responses to Avoid: Yes, these really do make things worse!
Perfectionism vs. The Healthy Pursuit of Excellence
Picking up the Pieces: Reclaiming our Essence
The Power of Discouragement
Recharging our Professional Batteries: 3 Ways to Keep the Love Alive!
So You Want to Write a Book? Tips for Would-Be Writers (and Speakers)
Thank You, Mrs. Mather: Acknowledging an early inspiration
What’s a Purchase Order: Confessions of an Accidental CEO
What’s Wrong with I-Messages?
Book: The Book of Article Reprints
Book: Classroom Management
Book: The Complete Book of Handouts
Book: Creating Emotionally Safe Schools
Book: Mentors, Masters and Mrs. MacGregor: Stories of Teachers Making a Difference
Articles: Individual article reprints for educators, counselors, parents, and general interest.
Free download: “Pads” on the Back Templates in multiple languages
The Adversity Connection: Building resilience and persistence with Dan Deigan
An Attitude of Gratitude: Magic, miracles and synchronicity with Judy Lawrence, M.S.Ed.
Leading Learning: The art, science, and craft of teaching with Glenn Capelli
Perfectionism: What’s Bad About Being Too Good with Dr. Miriam Adderholdt
Are Your Colleagues Driving You Crazy? Building Bridges with Difficult People in Your Life
Boundaries 101: From Basic to Black-Belt Self-Care Techniques
Clearing the Hurdles in Challenging Relationships: Eliminating Stress-Producing Obstacles in Relationships
Magic, Miracles and Synchronicity: An Abundance of Gratitude
Secrets of Successful Mentorship: Practical Ideas for Great Leaders
The Soft-Drink Dilemma: Creating Win-Win Options in a Win-Lose World
What’s a Purchase Order? Confessions of an Accidental CEO
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