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Surviving a crisis

  When the storm hits I almost drowned once. No, I wasn’t caught by a rip tide. I didn’t lose my bearings and drift out to sea. And a helicopter didn’t rescue nor did David Hasselhoff.  I’m speaking metaphorically. I served in the leadership of an organization that went through a terrible ordeal—a conflict I’ve […]

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Can introverts be parents?

Over the summer I read an interesting article about the challenges of introverts as new teachers. You can read it here. It posed the question, “Extroverts thrive in noisy, chaotic classrooms. But what if you crave calm and order?” This got me thinking not about the classroom, but about my own home. As an introvert, […]

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