- nelson mandela

Wise words from a man that couldn’t be broken…

~Nelson Mandela ~ "No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion . People must learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.

it hurt because it mattered

I said to someone I know, "I don't know why this hurts so much". And she said, "it hurts because it matters". And that was a huge thing for me to realize. That there are things in life that hurt. And they hurt because they are important.

Teach girls to scrutinise media, not their appearance.

Morning coffee (28 photos)

Oh to have the perfect body. I truly hate this for my daughter and nieces. I pray that they have enough self esteem & confidence to over come the pressures society puts on young women.

A high-resolution classroom poster with an inspirational quote about the object of education from Robert M. Hutchins.

Lifelong Learners - I must give students the skills so that they can continue learning even after they leave me. Examples - communication skills, primary document analysis, presentation skills, working well in collaborative groups, etc.

The kids who need the most love will ask for it in the most unloving of ways.

I tell this to my children when they are Trying to understand unkind children. It applies to adults as well.The kids who need the most love will ask for it in the most unloving of ways.

June is #PTSD Awareness Month. #PostTraumaticStressDisorder affects an estimated 7.7 million Americans. #hope

''The Facts About Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder'' June is PTSD Awareness Month. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder affects an estimated million Americans.

Servanthood doesn't mean being a doormat, it means doing the right thing.

Be a Servant Leader: true leadership is servant-hood. Put the interests of others at the centre of your decisions.