Category: character

Advice to my Middle School Self

Middle school is tough. Raging hormones, lots of activities, trying to fit in and discover who you are. I thought it might be helpful for my students to read letters that teachers and counselors write to their younger selves.  The responses are pretty good! My advice: Dear Self, Middle School

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Teaching Character

If you aren’t familiar with the book, What’s Under Your Cape? Superheroes of the Character Kind by Barbara Gruener, you should really give it a read.  Barbara is also the author of the blog, Corner on Character, and always has great ideas and resources for how to build character in your school.   I

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