When I can’t control the world around me, it helps to let go of the feelings about whether or not I am ok and touch base with ‘I am’. A compassion for what is. A calm for what is to come. My power is within so I can better support others. We are in it together.
We are undergoing immense change and uncertainty. We all want to put students first, yet look around and it is easy to recognize an escalation in the pace of change. All of our systems are feeling the pressure of adapting to intense uncertainty and the external demands often exceed the ability to cope, resulting in breakdown. Schools feel the intensity every day, as children arrive with tensions from home, as parents react out of fear and frustration and teachers, … Read More