I believe in God.
I believe in love. Always choose love.
I believe in making time for conversation. That’s when relationships truly form.
I believe in a growth mindset. Yet is a powerful word.
I believe that learning is a lifelong journey and that it’s a journey we invite students to join.
I believe in giving learners opportunities to tackle problems—real problems.
I believe that stories are essential to our lives.
I believe that sunshine and a long run can cure almost anything.
I believe in the restorative nature of a cup of coffee.
I believe in laughter.
I believe in truth.
I believe that each day can bring miracles.
Articulating my creed was more difficult than I imagined, but it was a powerful to put these guiding beliefs onto the page. I want to live each day with these echoing in my mind!
Thanks to Stacey, Anna, Beth, Tara, Dana, and Betsy at Two Writing Teachers for creating a place for writers to share their work and hosting the March Slice of Life Story Challenge!