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What steps are you taking to create momentum?

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How are you creating momentum?

Just recently my colleagues and I had the opportunity of going to the National Best Urban Schools conference in Nashville the past week. It was there I witnessed schools, administrators, and superintendents being honored, giving testimonies and being candidly open about their brave journey and the distinct accomplishment of becoming award recipients of National Best Best Urban Schools. At then end of the conference, we were charged as educators with the responsibility to return to our campus and create momentum within our schools.
                                     To create momentum three actions need to happen:

Vision

Enthusiasm

Action 

We need to create a strategic vision to aim toward as educational stakeholders. That vision could be in the area of increasing literacy scores, math scores, creating resiliency among teachers and preventing teacher burn-out. Enthusiasm among all stakeholders is needed to create a healthy school climate…boost academics. It’s what gets us EXCITED about aiming toward the vision of becoming a National Best Urban School. Asking the right questions leads to strategic action steps and CREATES MOMENTUM!

Are you relating to this…Schedule a complimentary 30-minute discovery call Today Schedule a chat with Coach Marcia!!! Asking the right questions leads to creating a momentum within your district and campus!

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Join my new Facebook Group  Practical Resiliency Community a learning community where people can collaborate about practical resiliency tips, learn from others and THRIVE!

I will be leading the group and looking to you to share contribute to our intentional discussions on promotional days. I am super excited about starting this tribe of like-minded individuals who are just as passionate about resiliency and education as me!
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Coach Marcia

Finishing Strong

 

 

Finishing strong
I love just having great, positive conversations with kids…just recently I was given the opportunity to speak to our third-grade students regarding the topic “Finishing Strong!” Yes, kids are resilient, but we know towards the end of the school year, we see a myriad of behavior issues, kids checking out after state’s testing. Finishing strong is not only important, but it is also a must!!! So, how we continue to encourage our students to stay in the race, keep our momentum and help FINISH STRONG!!!

Here are three tips to encourage you:

1. Keep their interest

When we keep our excitement and enthusiasm, kids tend to mimic our attitude. Our students are doing literature circles, Guess what…they chose the books they are reading.

2. Speak in positive futuristic terms

We all love something to look forward to…it keeps our interests and sheds like at the end of the tunnel.

3. Be Practical

Keep it simple and make it applicable to their world. Students love the connections of concepts learned with something they use in real-world experiences.

We know there is power in words, leave them with (two or three words) they will never forget;) After my short spill to the students, I left them with (two words) that will ring in their minds…FINISH STRONG!!! In fact, every time they see me, they say Mrs. Brown… I will FINISH STRONG!

Administrators, help your students and staff FINISH STRONG and address your pain point now…Schedule a complimentary 30-minute discovery call  Click the Link Today Equip and Engage your staff and students with practical resiliency…techniques, create the happiness, healthy culture and school climate that will BOOST students’ academic achievement and help them FINISH STRONG!

Love great conversation…get connected now:

Join my new Facebook Group “Practical Resiliency Community” Link to Facebook Group Practical Resiliency Community a learning community where people can collaborate about practical resiliency tips, learn from others and THRIVE!

I will be leading the group and looking to you to share contribute to our intentional discussions on promotional days. I am super excited about starting this tribe of like-minded individuals who are just as passionate about resiliency and education as me!
In meantime, let’s stay connected!
Join me and other subscribers by signing up for my free newsletter to stay in touch with me at
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Until next time,

Coach Marcia