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Failing and Learning
I'm pretty sure each of us understands that when we come to school each day we are going to be faced with new situations. Sometimes these will be small situations and we can use our past experiences to find solutions quickly. Other times these will be large...
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#ThankATeacher
By Michele Corbat This week is Teacher Appreciation Week.  All of us have a memory of a special teacher who made a positive impact on our lives. We have memories of teachers who have left a lasting impression. For me, there are many teachers who have set a ...
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Letting Go of Control
 by Michele Corbat Sometimes life gives us little. gentle reminders to teach us important lessons.  We can reflect on these little events and learn from them or we can ignore them and carry on.  Sometimes it takes great big events.   About Me During the pas...
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The Important Thing
By Michele Corbat The past two months have been a whirlwind of opportunities, challenges, reflecting, reading, growing and learning.  In the past two months, I... ...was hired as the new lead learner of Morrish Elementary,  ...delivered my first AND second ...
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Bye Bye Bystander, Hello Hero
By Michele Corbat  Sometimes scratch that, many times this past school year I have been astounded by the way my school community has come together to support one another and show kindness.  We've had tragedies that have forever changed us, such as the de...
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A Letter To My Son On His 13th Birthday
By Michele Corbat Dear Brady, Today is a special day.  Today you are thirteen!  It does not seem possible that you are turning thirteen.  It was only yesterday that I was in labor with you for 15 hours...scared...and hoping that you would be healthy.  It to...
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Reminders on Kindness
By Michele Corbat "I have this theory that if one person can go out of their way to show compassion, then it will start a chain reaction of the same. People will never know how far a little kindness can go." Rachel Joy Scott (1981-1999) Student, First Victi...
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A Journey to Healthier Grading
By Michele Corbat Today I was reminded that Margaret Mead was spot on when she said this.  I worked with our elementary standards based grading team.  This is a team of thoughtful, passionate individuals who are changing our little corner of the world for s...
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By Michele Corbat Today I was reminded that Margaret Mead was spot on when she said this.  I worked with our elementary standards-based grading team.  This is a team of thoughtful, passionate individuals who are changing our little corner of the world for s...
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