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2014 ASCD Conference on Educational Leadership

2014 ASCD Conference on Educational Leadership

October 31–November 2, 2014, Orlando, Fla.

Learn the secrets to great leadership practices, and get immediate and practical solutions that address your needs.

 

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Teaching and Joy

Edited by Robert Sornson and James Scott

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Chapter 2. The First 30 Years Are the Hardest: Notes from the Yellow Brick Road

by Mimi Brodsky Chenfeld

Teaching—beyond all things—requires a commitment to basic ideas, an attitude of learning, and a focus on what works with children. Never give up on a child. Within each child lives a prodigy. Mimi Chenfeld reminds us of some important rules about teaching and joy.

I visited with Sister Miriam at an education conference. We are old conference friends. She is probably one of the last nuns in America to wear her old habit. And, she never dropped her other old habits, such as lovingness, caring, playfulness, sharing.

 

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