How do we command respect (vs. demanding respect)? I believe there are 2 keys. Key one has to do with you. Key two has to do with correct listening. I’ve written a short ezine article that asks a couple important questions that leads to commanding respect.
“Do the thing you fear and the death of fear is certain.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson This is a great quote, but rather scary. If you didn’t fear the thing you would have done it a long time ago. How do we manage the fear so we can take action? Baby Steps. When working with students, […]
Remember the look you mom or dad gave you when you did something they didn’t approve of? No words were necessary to tell you that things were about to go bad for you. When we think about having a conversation we tend to focus on the words we are going to use. But words are […]
They never had an issue with a teacher before. But this year they just can’t seem to get on the same page as their teacher. Now maybe your child got off on the wrong foot with their teacher on the first day of class. That can definitely skew things for a while. But most […]