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Setting Boundaries: A Pathway to Personal Empowerment and Inclusive Change

Setting Boundaries: A Pathway to Personal Empowerment and Inclusive Change

Have you ever felt overwhelmed by the demands of your day, struggling to find a balance between personal well-being and professional responsibilities? Many school leaders who are doing courageous work struggle. You're not alone. Many of us grapple with setting boundaries, wondering if we’re being fair, flexible, or even considerate enough.
But what if we could reframe boundaries as empowering choices rather than limitations? 🌟

Creating Inclusive Classrooms Through Choice

Creating Inclusive Classrooms Through Choice

Invisible choices are all around us, often hidden by forces that would rather we didn’t think about them. And it’s usually easier to simply look the other way. But they’re still choices. - Seth Godin Every day, educators make thousands of decisions (consciously and...

How to Balance Measurability and Meaning in IEP Goals

How to Balance Measurability and Meaning in IEP Goals

How do you ensure IEP goals and objectives that are not only legally defensible, but meaningful to students and their families? It seems like a lifetime ago, when at the University of Oregon, I asked a fellow doctoral student, “How do you know what criteria to write...

INCLUSIVE EDUCATION MEANS we no longer accept that separate classrooms, separate schools, and separate lives are in the best interest of any student. Separating people by ability disadvantages everyone. Belonging is a human need. Our educational system, practices, and spaces, need to be reimagined.

INCLUSIVE EDUCATION MEANS every student is valued because of their strengths, gifts, and even challenges. As disability is simply... diversity. Everyone benefits from meaningful participation and opportunities to learn grade level content with diverse peers. We must trust that all students come to us as incredible whole people who do not need to be fixed.

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