BOL Chronicles

Lessons In Education, Motivation & Life

March 2, 2017

Questions To Innovate Change

Change Is An Opportunity To Do Something Amazing! I’ve decided after reading The Innovators Mindset last summer, to reread and join the IMOOC as part of connecting ( Connect is my word for 2017) more for 2017. I was so inspired initially reading the text, I felt like highlighting entire […]
January 1, 2017

What is your why? What is your WORD?

  For the past four years, instead of choosing a list of New Year’s resolutions, I’ve chosen ONE Word. On December 28, 2012, (Facebook reminded me of the exact date), after reading the book, “One Word, That Will Change Your Life” by Jon Gordon, Dan Britton and Jimmy Page and […]
April 3, 2016

A One Word Vision: MOXIE!

    As most people commonly do each New Year, I would always have a lofty set of resolutions for the New Year. About three years ago after reading One Word that Will Change Your Life by Jon Gordon, Dan Britton and Jimmy Page, I decided, no more long lists of resolutions. Instead, I’ve chosen one […]
April 3, 2016

A S.M.A.R.T. Vision Of Success

  I had the opportunity to be a contributing blogger for this month and here’s what I had to share … A   S.M.A.R.T. Vision Of Success What is your vision of success? It’s different for each of us at different times of our life. Right now your vision may […]
April 3, 2016

Setting SMART Goals With Students

  If you haven’t already, it’s not too late to set SMART goals with your students for this new school term. In education, we focus our goals primarily on academics – the grades we get and how well we do in school. When setting SMART goals with your students, make sure they’re […]
April 3, 2016

Friday Reflections:Teachers Really Do Crave Feedback

  You would be surprised, but teachers really do crave feedback. Instead of the dread or fear of an administrator/supervisor visiting your room it really should be a powerful opportunity to gain instructional feedback that would help you grow as a teacher. As a teaching practicum supporting teacher and supervisor this […]