Leadership · Personal Reflection · Podcasting

A Positive Mindset: The Superpower to Personal and Professional Improvement

A few days ago, my wife Amanda and I discussed the power of having a positive mindset, the impact on our life and the importance to nurture and maintain a positive attitude. Everyone experiences setbacks in life and when that happens is hard to keep a positive outlook.  Things can look gloomy and dark for… Continue reading A Positive Mindset: The Superpower to Personal and Professional Improvement

Leadership · Personal Reflection · Teaching & Learning

A Value Worth Celebrating: Bilingualism Through Fair and Equitable Programing

I was a junior in High school when I was no longer identified as an English Learner.  My ESL class that was no longer needed opened up a spot in my schedule. “You can take an elective class” my counselor said. After a quick review of the available courses, I opted for creative writing with… Continue reading A Value Worth Celebrating: Bilingualism Through Fair and Equitable Programing

Leadership · Personal Reflection

What is Inner Strength? & What can it do for our life?

A few days ago, I participated in a twitter chat where the topic discussed was “Inner Strength”.  The first questions of the conversation were simple yet powerful reflection prompts that motivated me to write this post.  The moderators asked, “What is inner strength?” And “ How can inner strength help you in your life?” This… Continue reading What is Inner Strength? & What can it do for our life?