BOL Chronicles

Lessons In Education, Motivation & Life

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 […]