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KIDNAPPED BY SECOND GRADERS

About an hour drive outside of Guatemala City, we arrived at Bethel school in Patzicia. As usual, we were welcomed warmly into the school by the administrators, but also by the children as they were having their break. We exchanged many handshakes, high fives and fist bumps.

During my trip to Guatemala at the end of September, I had the opportunity to visit a number of schools from pre-primary to secondary. My colleague and I spent time with principals and coordinators discussing what is going well in their schools and in what ways they would like to grow. We asked how […]

By | November 13, 2017|Categories: Custom-Fit Education, Elementary|

UNEXPECTED

Expectations. We’ve all got them.

In fact, we often have high expectations; especially of ourselves and the ones we love most. Expectations can be great. They have the power to motivate and kick us in the butt. They push us to do our best.

  • Like when my boys look to the bench and see the coach/team cheering them on, expecting them to do their best. They find another gear and push themselves to greater things.
  • Like when I’ve spent the afternoon chatting on the phone to my sister and find myself looking at the clock only to realize that Steve and the kids […]
By | November 6, 2017|Categories: Character, Parenting|

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