Better Mindset: On the Edge of a Breakthrough

Jami Fowler-WhiteBlog, Self Care Better, Teach Happier

TL;DR: Education professionals are experiencing stress and trauma due to pandemic-related challenges, leading to feelings of unworthiness and critical hopelessness. To address this, educators should focus on the positive impact they make beyond just numerical achievements, practice self-care, combat negative thoughts, and find support through dialogue with peers. Embracing change, staying connected, and celebrating small successes can lead to renewed … Read More

Emotional Turbulence: Living Life on FAST FORWARD

Jami Fowler-WhiteBlog, Lead Better, Lesson Plan Better, Manage Better, Reflect Better

TL;DR: We are all still in recovery from the difficulties of the past couple of years. Even leaders make mistakes, have bad days, and need grace. Take time to reflect on your strengths and what you know works. Slow down and think about your impact on the individual student, classroom, school, and community. Emotional Turbulence: Living Life on FAST FORWARD … Read More

Motivation, Mindset, and Momentum

Jami Fowler-WhiteBlog, Reflect Better

TL;DR: It can be challenging to remain positive after such a difficult year. Even if you didn’t meet your goals, you still made an impact. Show gratitude and appreciation for others. Make sure you are checking your mindset. Find ways to bring your best self into the classroom. Keep going. There is no finish line. What can you do to … Read More