On the way to a birthday party, my husband and I stopped at a convenience store. He turned in his seat and handed our daughters two dollars. He told them to go inside and pay for a bag of ice. To be certain they knew what to do, he had
A very wise, well-respected educator who had served in about every capacity imaginable in the school system gave me sage advice as I was beginning my teaching career. He said, very simply, to, “Put people in a position to succeed.” In my greenness, I had little idea what that meant.
I can vividly remember sitting in my third-grade classroom, pencil in hand, as my teacher called out multiplication problems. We had been given the task of memorizing the multiplication tables up to twelve, and that day was the assessment. The teacher gave us mere seconds to write the answer before
School is in full swing, and at our house, we are happy and t-i-r-e-d! The kind of tired that only comes at the beginning of a school year. The flurry of excitement we experienced while rounding up school supplies, picking out new school shoes, and getting to know new teachers
The students and faculty at Valley Christian Academy enjoyed a blessed first day of school today! There was excitement, eagerness, a sense of expectation, and just a little nervousness in the air as students walked in on the first day of the first year of a new school. School Assembly