Inspirational/Interesting/Funny Tweets

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9/26 Mindset Differtence@BruceVH

9/25 Fresh Start@KellyScammell

9/24 No PHones@GapingVoid

9/9 Frolicking quote@TeachersJourney

9/8 Good Heart@carlaacarlson

9/7

Marie Currie

@InterestingFol1

9/6 self care@tim_fargo

9/4 Wander Aimlessly@Ranal55

9/3 Self Care@SolutionTree

9/2 Success@WSroufe

9/1/2019 Community@TeachersJourney

8/31 Self-Confidence@DinnerTableMBA

8/30 Stressed/Blessed@Tim_Fargo @ClaudioGT

8/29 BeautyKhalil Gibran @tim_fargo

8/28 Education quote@SturmDon

8/27 Sunrise quote@NowakRo @BaskomutanDe__

8/26 Choose Optimism@Ranal55

8/25 Happy quote@LifeWithJohn

8/24 Do what you can@Sam___Hurley

8/23 Circumstances@NidoQubein @Home_and_Loving

8/22 Stumble@dederittman

8/21 Mark Twain@BobDuffyROC

8/18

Responsible quote

@pushboundEDU

8/17 Tom Landry@tim_fargo

8/16 Judging Schools@SolutionTree

8/14 Struggles quote@911Well @HTStelian

8/11 Growth@911well

8/10

Education as weapon

@Imported_Fun

8/9 C.S. Lewis@Imported_Fun

8/8 Besides HomeworkLilly Tomlin @Rdene915

8/7 Dilbert@GordonTredgold

8/5 Weak are cruel@carthagebuckley @moretime4u2

8/4

Love What You Have

@melanie_korach @melhawk46

8/3 Sleep quote@seemeandliz

8/2 Before you Assume@HTStelian

8/1/2019 Positive quote@heatherrose1814

7/31 Positive quote@ToddWhitaker @msmelindacooper

7/30 Appreciation@suziday123

7/29 Classroom Management@SteeleThoughts @ProfJPizzo

7/28 Your Limits@LollyDaskal

7/27 Who to be with@tim_fargo

7/26 Inclusion@gapingvoid

7/25 Creativity@SirKenRobinson @mlobrien1

7/24

Find a way

@MikeHynes5

7/23 Inhale Exhale@KFelicello

7/22 Hand to hold@tim_fargo

7/21 Fear Nothing@GordonTredgold

7/19 Pursue your dreams@tim_fargo

7/18 Kindness quote@tim_fargo

7/17 Oprah quote@DavidFifeEDU @Oprah

7/16 Music in Curriculum@singtolearn

7/14 Bigger Thing@DinnerTableMBA

7/13 Groucho Marx@tim_fargo

7/12 What we love@HTStelian

7/11 Clive Thomposn@gcouros

7/10 Your Next Life@abundancevibes

7/8 Past Future@LifeWithJohn

7/7 No to be busy@teachergoals @joshua_becker

7/6 Pat Summit quote@GordonTredgold

7/5 Do it tomorrow@tim_fargo

7/3 Passion quote@tim_fargo

7/2 Gratitude quote@sad_rob_benigni @tim_fargo

6/30 Always Done it That Way @CatherineDeVrye @JaniceMars This applies to teachers too.

6/29

Resist anger

@InterestingFol1

6/28 Be Greatful@Susanjmccann @themerry_monk

6/27

Work and luck

@ERobbPrincipal

6/26

Attitude quote

@SimpliTeach

6/25 Bobby Night@InterestingFol1

6/24 Coffee quote@confessions_cup

6/23 Courage@GordonTredgold

6/22

Talent v Character

@InterestingFol1

6/21 Change the Changable@TheDenisWaitley @tim_fargo

6/20 Students Work@desireetickle1

6/19 The Future@BrianTracy @MadalynSklar

6/18 Good Couros quote@gcouros

6/17 Better Teammate@coachlanceloya

6/16 Gandhi Quote@tim_fargo

6/14 30 Teacher Quotes Guaranteed to Improve Your Day – Rather than pick one I’ll let you check them all out. Enjoy. @SimpliTeach

6/13 Live Passionately@Ranal55

6/12 Make Ideas Happen@JaniceMars

6/11 We can only believe@Ranal55

6/10 Create with heart@tim_fargo

6/9 Light Candles@SimpliTeach

6/8

Music quote

@InterestingFol1 @FollowMeToo3

6/7 img src=”http://www.drdouggreen.com/wp-content/uploads/Left-Behind-Cartoon.jpg” alt=”Left Behind” />@BruceLesley @leoniehaimson

6/6 Seeds you plant@ElysiaSkye

6/5 Do something every day that you don’t want to do; this is the golden rule for acquiring the habit of doing your duty without pain. Mark Twain @dederittman

6/4 Real 1:1@mraspinall

6/3 Happiness quote@dalstonEDU @Pharrell

6/2 JK Rowling's Life@planetshark

6/1/2019Plant Seeds quote@mradamwelcome

5/31 Learn to Listen@jaydostal

5/30 Students are not adults@ChrisQuinn64

5/28 What Others Think@MyPowertalk

5/26

Chinese Proverb

@InterestingFol1

5/25 Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do. John Wooden @LollyDaskal

5/24 Rommity Quote@BlogOutreachSEO

5/23 Student Strengths@jeffreykubiak @gcouros

5/22 Patience quote@FollowMeToo3

5/21 The Right Path@InterestingFol1

5/18 Strong People@NowakRo

5/17 Forgive Yourself@FollowMeToo3

5/15 Influencer @BruceVH

5/14 Trust@Leadershipfreak @gcouros

5/13 Michelangelo@Mind_on_ASaP

5/12

Hero quote

@InterestingFol1

5/11 George Halas@tim_fargo

5/10 STEM quote@edublogs @shellterrell

5/9

Live Life

>@InterestingFol1

5/8

Never Give Up

@FollowMeToo3

5/7 Work Endlessly@IanMAdair

5/6 Happy Heart@themerry_monk @Susanjmccann

5/5 Feelings and Emotions@tim_fargo

5/4

Life Begins

@InterestingFol1

5/3 Our Job@gcouros

5/2 Live life now@Neville_Garnham

5/1 Choose Love@BruceVH

4/30 Where You Ought to Be@gcouros

4/29 Yet quote@heatherpanders @Erik_Youngman

4/28 Become Better@BruceVH

4/27

JKF quote

@katiemartinedu @ERobbPrincipal

4/26 Integrity@VAEducatorCMR

4/25

Creat Happiness@abundancevibes

4/23 Real 1:1@mraspinall

4/22Super Teacher@DougDunnEdS

4/20 Stop Shrinking@calewis1975 @RebeccaCoda

4/19 Your Own Tools@gapingvoid

4/18

Doug on Inflation

@DrDougGreen @mssackstein @EdWeekTeacher

4/17 Don’t ask kids what they want to be, ask them what they want to do. Jack Black on “Startalk” with Niel DeGrasse Tyson @TysonNiel @RealTenaciousD @StarTalkRadio

4/16 Diversity and Innovation@gapingvoid

4/13 Change and Growth@TamaraMcCleary

4/12 What You Do@HeatherDeSantis

4/11 Empathetic People@gapingvoid

4/10 Nature Never Repeats@tim_fargo

4/9 Be Real@mrskrobichaud

4/7 Surround Yourself@DeborahKozich

4/6 Stupid Things 12 Stupid Things to Stop Saying to Your Team Immediately – @LollyDaskal

4/5 Carl Jung@Leadershipfreak @ziegeran

4/4 Rocket Fuel@Gapingvoid

4/3 Positive attitude@tim_fargo

4/2 Tech Can Teach@SturmDon

4/1 Difficult Roads@DarrinPeppard

3/31

Tom Peters

@FollowMeToo3

3/29 Entrepreneurship@lilachbullock

3/28

Smart and Brave

@kathyiwanicki @ChrisQuinn64

3/27 Open Mind@Mrs_Gilchrist

3/26 Detour@tim_fargo

3/25 Problem Solution@SimpliTeach

3/24 Find Solutions@mraspinall

3/23 Mark Twain@Sam___Hurley

3/22

Attitude Quote

@8Amber8

3/21 Defeats@DrMayaAngelou @MadalynSklar

3/20

Diverse speakers

@pacylin

3/19 If you are doing something that you would not want a crowd gathered in the town square to know about, consider whether you should be doing it in the first place. Gary Marx

3/18 Too Many Blessings@johnccarver

3/17 Doing Less@tim_fargo

3/16

Live the present

@carlosslim @GordonTredgold

3/14 Everything Temporary@HealingMB @DavidFifeEDU

3/13 Practice@FSonnenberg

3/11 Six Rules Consider posting these rules. @LScottHarrell

3/10 Wise Man Foolish Man@GordonTredgold

3/9 Visit Classrooms@SteeleThoughts @edutopia

3/8 Happiness Quote@tim_fargo

3/7

Everyday Dream

@abundancevibes

3/6 Impact@Gapingvoid

3/5 Strive for excellence@Dr_Ernest_Jones @skrodriguez1 @Medium

3/2 Best research@gcouros

3/1 Bring Sunshine@8Amber8

2/28 Don't Stray@LiveALifeDreams

2/26 Weakness@LiveALifeDreams

2/25 Fredrick Douglas@KellyScammell

2/24 Candle quote@SimpliTeach @jlipnack

2/23 angry quote@GordonTredgold

2/22 Mandela@Imported_Fun

2/20 Emerson quote@tim_fargo

2/19

Success

@GordonTredgold

2/17

Noie of others

@alvinlindsay21

2/16 Toothpast quote@Leadershipfreak

2/15 Reason to Smile @author_Dinesh

2/14 10 Things@fiverr

2/13 Education Is Einstein@abundancevibes

2/10 You are in charge@DrMaryHoward

2/9 Four Selfs@3_DLeadership

2/8

Asimov Quote

@ERobbPrincipal

2/7

Blended Learning

@E_Sheninger @bjohnsonEDU

2/6 If we trust the lives of our students to teachers, why won’t the corporate/political class trust them with lesson plans? @dintersmith

2/5 Effective Learning@tnvora

2/3 Rainbow/Cloud@DrMayaAngelou @tim_fargo

2/1 See Beautiful@tim_fargo

1/31 Love Students@teacher2teacher @thenotoriousmrb

1/30 Teacher Quote@WeinsteinEdu @PurduePolyHS @johnccarver

1/29 Confrontation Dr. A. J. Anglin @tim_fargo

1/28 Dweck Quote Check out my summary of Mindset by Carol Dweck. @WeberEducation @IUSD

1/26 Ann Landers@LeadToday

1/25 SO What@WeinsteinEdu

1/24 Mandella Quote@NelsonMandela

1/23 Sorry about the size, but you should be able to make it bigger. It’s worth the trouble.

Murphy's Warfare Law

@atchuuup @AtchuupPosts

1/22 MLK Quote@CapeJeffTigers

1/21 A child not accustomed to books will likely not read much as he gets older. Exposed to fewer words, he’ll develop fewer strategies for decoding them. As he advances through the grades, his literacy is on increasingly shaky footing. @barabasi

1/20 A good way to tell if an artistic idea is any good is to remember the most successful video game idea of all time is “a plumber who steps on turtles” so who knows. @PlanetofFinks @ValmontGod

1/17 Katie Martin@katiemartinedu @Erik_Youngman

1/16 Only As Smart@froehlichm @JaimeDonally

1/15 M Gates Here is the link to more of her quotes. @melindagates @BlogOutreachSEO @MikeSchiemer

1/14 Boring Words@momfiles

1/13 Unused Creativity@MoniseLSeward

1/12 Twain quote@ERobbPrincipal

1/11 Experience Caesar@GordonTredgold

1/10 If You Can Choose@gcouros @KWelch7

1/9 Make Your Choices Quote@NowakRo

1/8 Buddah Quote@MikeHynes5

1/7 Pleasure in job@Imported_Fun

1/6 On the Path@pdiscoveryuk

1/5 Why Not@fyeahreact @mr_Alsheimer

1/4 Reading as floor@YongZhaoEd @gcouros

1/3

Tommorow's Changes

@LeadToday @ebahan @larryarceneaux

1/2 Curious George@deem_ellen @shiftparadigm

1/1/2019 Language Limits@ShellTerrell

12/31 Cookie Cutter@NealSchaffer

12/30 Leader quote@tom_peters @LiveALifeDreams

12/29 Positive Quote@TheESSClub @VardaKreuz

12/28

Grow Yourself

@DisruptedTv

12/27 Opportunity Quote@DrPriceMitchell @PsychToday @ariyares

12/26 Treat People@jcbjr @911well

12/25 Santa Alert@CrimeADay @PKanagaratnam

12/22 Walls as Museum@EdWeekTeacher @Larryferlazzo @DrJAEBrown @mrsjjee

12/21 Don’t test the depth of the river with both feet. African proverb

12/19 Aesop Quote@voicesofyouth @UNICEF

12/18 See Opportunities@nucfootball

12/17 Adult Attitudes@DavidGeurin

12/15 Student Complains@LeadAndLearn

12/14 Value of Moment@CoachBobStarkey @Jennifer_Hogan

12/11 Faith quote@wjudithrbuw @tim_fargo

12/10 Everyone’s got their thing, their own fears, their own narrative, their own drama. You’re not the only one. On any given day, your thing is smaller than their thing. And when things aren’t going the way you expect, it’s worth focusing on that. Seth Godin @thisissethsblog

12/9 Learning quoteRoman Nowak @Nowakro

12/8 Friends Who Listen@HeatherDeSantis @ShawnJohnson_

12/6 Failure Quote@Leadershipfreak @dougpete

12/5 Really Do It@tim_fargo

12/4 Feedback quote@Larryferlazzo

12/2 Different Abilities@LeadAndLearn

12/1 Defensiveness Quote@DavidGeurin

11/30 A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer. Bruce Lee @NiklasGoeke

11/29 Someone's Opinion@LesBrown77 @motivational

11/28 Gratitude Also see the article this came from. 25 Reasons to Give Thanks for Teachers @JaniceWard09 @maryryerse @Getting_Smart @tucksoon

11/27 Do What is Right@CassieCostanzoK

11/26 Learn It AllAlso check out the article this came from. @Leadershipfreak

11/25 College Purpose@joshua_r_eyler @bonni208 @tihighered

11/24 Look for a mess@LeadershipFreak

11/21 Thankful Teachers@Katiemc827

11/20 Lorax Quote@NowakRo @drseuss1904

11/18 Learners Self Access@mrsdkrebs @plugusin

11/17 Pirate Teaching Listen to Dave Burgess’ Interview. @burgessdave @bbray27 @RACzyz

11/16 Do Your Best Work@gapingvoid

11/15 Bob Marley@johnccarver @bobmarley @stephenmarley

11/13 Whole Staircase@8Amber8

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11/12 Adventure is just bad planning. Colin O’Brady – Also, watch his inspirational TED Talk and follow him as he walks across Antartica. @colinobrady

11/11

Big Question

@gcouros

11/9 Ambiguous Messages@Leadershipfreak

11/8 Purpose emerges@Leadershipfreak

11/7

Let the Children Play

@pasi_sahlberg @SirKenRobinson @williamdoylenyc

11/5 Woopi Goldberg@WhoopiGoldberg @Imported_Fun

11/4 Act Positive@TeacherAdvice @Larryferlazzo

11/3 Real Confidence@Leadershipfreak

11/2 Tina Fey Quote@SchoolLeadNow @tinafeylaughs

11/1 Sucking at Leadership@Leadershipfreak

10/31 Success Quote@WaitleyGlobal @gcouros

10/30 Inner Critic@Leadershipfreak

10/29 Feeling Gratitude@MrNeny

10/27 Purpose in LIfe@DavidGeurin

10/25 Invest in Yourself@LollyDaskal

10/24 It’s not what you take when you leave this world behind you, it’s what you leave behind you when you go. @randytravis

10/23 Greatest Gifts@meenamac @bjnichols @nnschools

10/22 Expect problems@8Amber8 @LemonSevens

10/21

Three Choices

@ERobbPrincipal

10/20 Students Will Learn@Larryferlazzo @EdWeekTeacher @MWhitakerGood

10/19 Shania Twain Quote@tim_fargo @ShaniaTwain

10/17 Being a Muppet@brholland

10/15 David Geurin@DavidGeurin

10/13 Unknown FutureLiv Boeree Poker Champ @Liv_Boeree @TEDTalks

10/12 Your GutLiv Boeree Poker Champ @Liv_Boeree @TEDTalks

10/11 Sample Size quoteLiv Boeree Poker Champ @Liv_Boeree @TEDTalks

10/10 Wonder Quote@MaestraSchmidt @RickJetter

10/9 Be the one@8Amber8

10/8 Since you’ll never have enough information to make the best choice, all you can do is make the best of the choice you’ve made. — If you want to improve at predicting the future, start by recognizing how unpredictable it is. @stevenbjohnson @AdamMGrant

10/7 Growth Mindset@MikeAudevard @TedHiff

10/4 When the cook tastes the soup, that’s formative. When the guests taste the soup, that’s summative. @RossCoops31 @MurphysMusings5

10/2

Relationships Quote

@rdene915 @ChrisQuinn64

10/1 Jobs quote@plugusin

9/30 Students can learn with grades, but they can’t learn without timely, descriptive feedback. Rick Wormeli @RickWormeli @rickwormeli2

9/29 Fresh Start@DavidGeurin

9/28 A beautiful question is an ambitious yet actionable question that can begin to shift the way we perceive or think about something – and that might serve as a catalyst to bring about change. Warren Berger @GlimmerGuy @RossCoops31 @MurphysMusings5

9/27 Success Comes From@Leadershipfreak

9/25 Snoopy Quote@Peanuts_4Fans

9/24 Today is the best day and now is the best time. If you’re doing something generous, if you’re building something worthwhile, if you’re making an important ruckus, do it today. You don’t need more time, you simply need to decide. @thisissethsblog

9/23 The surest way to corrupt youth is to instruct him to hold in high esteem those who think alike than those who think differently. @RossCoops31 @MurphysMusings5

9/22 Equity quote@katiemartinedu @PowToon @WickedEdTech @gcouros

9/21 Student Decision Be sure to scroll down to watch the short [2:24] animation by PowToon. @katiemartinedu @WickedEdTech @gcouros

9/20 Unhappy Quote@Katiemc827 @msrachelhollis

9/19 Surround Yourself@8Amber8

9/18

Special Occasions

@Inga_Ros

9/17 Coffee Quote@Katiemc827

9/15

Success Quote LD

@LollyDaskal

9/13 Do Anything@8Amber8

9/12

Not what we do quote

@froehlichm @patriciasmeyers

9/11 Our Job@gcouros

9/10 Today's Quote@annemariayritys

9/9 Ideas aren’t cheap, they’re free. Tina Seelig @tseelig

9/8 You can teach people skills, but you can’t teach them how to give a s**t. Kenji Lopez-Alt @Freakonomics

9/7

Nick Saban

@E_Sheninger

9/6 Ability to Grow@gapingvoid

9/5 Parent Communication@LeadAndLearn

9/3 If you don’t read the newspaper you are uninformed; if you do, you are misinformed. Mark Twain

9/2 If everything is important, then nothing is important. @AmyDujon

9/1 Kids Feel Love@DavidGeurin

8/31 Teacher Sacrifice@SBEducation @Larryferlazzo @RoxannaElden

8/30 Great Teachers@Larryferlazzo @EdWeekTeacher

8/28 Relationships quote@ziegeran @MrsJSweeney @Jeff_Zoul

8/26 Team def quote@gcouros

8/25 Best Thing@ToddWhitaker @gcouros

8/23 If we create a culture where every teacher believes they need to improve, not because they are not good enough but because they can be even better, there is no limit to what we can achieve. Dylan William @AmyDujon

8/21

Workplace Laughter

@theattitudeguy @gcouros

8/19 Who You Teach@ManuelScott @jeffhiseredu

8/16

null

@LeadToday

8/13 Change and Choice@DavidGeurin @MarkFraver

8/12 Dream and Purpose@motivational

8/11 Learning Spaces@RossCoops31 @TheBradCurrie

8/7 Back to school checklist: Reconsider traditional homework; it doesn’t enhance learning. Reconsider traditional grades; learning can’t be measured. Reconsider rules and consequences; carrots and sticks don’t change behavior. Reconsider self-compassion; you deserve it! @markbarnes19

8/6

Believe Your Potential

@LollyDaskal

8/5 The wins and losses take place in the gym long before the fight. Muhammad Ali @AmyDujon

8/3 We need to produce people who know how to act when faced with situations for which they were not specifically prepared. Seymour Papert @AmyDujon

8/2

Steven Covey Quote

@michellegant76 @engagepeopleco

7/31 It's not the answer@BrainyQuote @gcouros

7/30 We don’t learn from experience, we learn from reflecting on experience. John Dewey @DavidGeurin

7/29 There are two things people complain the most about, the way things are and change. @DavidGeurin

7/28 You infuse value into others when you attend to their words. Dan Rockwell @Leadershipfreak

7/27 Language You Use@ASCD

7/25 Look for the good@BrianTracy @gcouros

7/23 Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into smaller parts. Henry Ford @DavidGeurin

7/22 You are a leader if you are restless for change, impatient for progress, and deeply dissatisfied with the status quo. Because in your head, you can see a better future. Marcus Buckingham @mwbuckingham @DavidGeurin

7/20 Sometimes you have to go out on a limb because that is where the fruit is. Will Rogers @DavidGeurin

7/18 The first priority in education is to get children excited about learning. The second is to keep them excited. Everything else will take care of itself. Jason Elsom @JasonElsom @DavidGeurin

7/17 Live Without Apologies@Lachybe @ideas @hackspiritorg

7/16 Success is built on strengths, not weakness. #FutureDriven @DavidGeurin 

7/15 We never know when a simple conversation with a student might spark something lasting and worthwhile. David Geurin from Future Driven @DavidGeurin

7/13 Failure Quote@gapingvoid

7/11 Relationships@lorikrobertson

7/10 Drucker on Turbulence@gregmiller68

7/9 Teach yourself and then your students how to verify the authenticity and accuracy of images, videos, and reports that you find in social media and elsewhere online. @dyerksjr1 @rkiker

7/8 Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on him, and to let him know that you trust him. Booker T. Washington @DavidGeurin

7/7 Whether you sell insurance or you’re a schoolteacher, obviously you the people you work with can make you more productive or less productive. @johnwilliamsnyt @nytimes

7/5 Courage Quote@Leadershipfreak

7/4 Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children, play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood. Fred Rogers @HeinemannPub @Medium @pammoran @WayneTwpSuper

7/3 An art form, a form of expression being evaluated by an algorithm is patently ridiculous. Kelly Henderson @kjrjkr2008

7/1/2018 Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do. John Wooden @LollyDaskal

6/30 A.J. Juliani@ajjuliani

6/29

Success Quote LD

@LollyDaskal

6/28 The heart of leadership is turning your focus toward the welfare of others. @Leadershipfreak

6/24 Disarm Hate Button@steelepierce

6/22 Successful Leaders@Leadershipfreak

6/20 The more bad ideas the better. If you work really hard on coming up with bad ideas, sooner or later, some good ideas are going to slip through. @thisissethsblog

6/19 Culture is Mindset@Gapingvoid

6/17 Power Question@Leadershipfreak

6/15 Tony Wagner Quote@nflafave @DrTonyWagner @dintersmith @gcouros @SirKenRobinson

6/14 It’s possible to slow time down and make your life feel more memorable by simply finding something different about each day. @FastCompany

6/11 Think too Small@Katiemc827

6/10 Feel the Attitude@JohnMaxwellTeam @DavidGeurin

6/10 52 Of Our Favorite Inspirational Quotes For Teachers – Teaching is hard, and at times it can seem like energy is in short supply. Sometimes, we all need a little inspiration to remind us why we do what we do. @TeachThought @WickedEdTech

6/9 Are students in your school talking mostly about their grades or mostly about what they’re learning? Let’s create school environments that shift the conversation. And keep the focus on learning, not grades. @DavidGeurin

6/7

Believe in Yourself

@LollyDaskal

6/6

Be a Voice

@8Amber8

6/4 The most important thing a leader can say is “I really screwed that up.” @DanielCoyle

6/3

Tech Decisions

@gcouros @karaknollmeyer @aaron_hogan

6/2 Happiness Quote@DrEscotet

6/1

Self-Care

@Wes_Kieschnick

5/31 Do not fight technology. It isn’t going to go away and it’s only going to get better. We have to change our lesson plans rather than try to “ban.” @alicekeeler

5/30 Failure is Important@SchoolsImprove Also see this post.

5/29 The best classroom management strategies are relationships and engaging lessons, not rules. @teachergoals

5/28 There’s only one thing that’s worse than having an unhappy childhood, and that’s having a too-happy childhood. Dylan Thomas @jeffbullas

5/27 Introvert Advantages@spencerideas

5/26 It doesn’t do any good at all to know that you can’t please everyone but not use that knowledge to be bolder, walk lighter and do better work for those you can please. @thisissethsblog

5/25 Issues to avoid quote@Leadershipfreak

5/24 Good Attitude@LollyDaskal

5/20 Change Behavior Quote@DavidGeurin

5/19 We've Always Done it This Way@terryheick @markbarnes19 @TeachThought @jlkes

5/18 It isn’t how much you know that matters. What matters is how much access you have to what other people know. It isn’t just how intelligent your team members are; it is how much of that intelligence you can draw out and put to use. Liz Wiseman and Greg McKeown @LizWiseman @GregoryMcKeown @gcouros

5/17 If you want to be tops in your field, pick a really small field. Simone Giertz @SimoneGiertz

5/16 Good Teacher Quote@LeadAndLearn

5/15 You are awesome@8Amber8

5/14

Couros Quote 514

@gcouros

5/13 Tactics without strategy is a scrum. When your timeline is an hour or a day, it’s easy to get in the tactical groove. But repeat that hour after hour, day after day, and all you’re making is a mess. @thisissethsblog

5/11 Teaching Opportunities@DrDebbieSilver @TeacherAdvice @Larryferlazzo

5/10

Be a Fountain

@8Amber8

5/9 Determine to spend most of your think-time focused on strengths, talent, opportunities, and the future. @Leadershipfreak

5/8 The way to build true confidence in young people is not to flatter them with superlatives for whatever they do. It is to help them develop the knowledge, skills, and qualities they need to handle the challenges they face. @SirKenRobinson

5/7 If you want us to take your new proposal seriously, considering including a premortem. Include a detailed analysis of why your project might fail. @thisissethsblog

5/6 Small Improvements@Leadershipfreak

5/5 There are few things more powerful than a well placed compliment. @ToddWhitaker

5/4

Attitude not Intelligence

@LollyDaskal

5/2 If a student turns something in late, it doesn’t mean the student knows the content less. Similarly, just because a student turned it in on time, doesn’t mean the student knows the content more. Grade learning, not behaviors. @justintarte

5/1/18 When children aren’t given the space to struggle through things on their own, they don’t learn to problem solve very well. They don’t learn to be confident in their own abilities, and it can affect their self-esteem. Chris Meno @SirKenRobinson @laronica

4/29 You grow when you do something for the first time. @Leadershipfreak

4/28 Two things define you: Your patience when you have nothing and your attitude when you have everything. @LivPsy

4/27 Assume the best@terryheick @TeachThought

4/26 We must create schools that reflect the world we live in, not the one we grew up in. @DavidGeurin @rwdavis_edu

4/25 The Only Way to Win – Learning takes effort. @gapingvoid

4/24 Attitude Quote@johnccarver

4/23 Be a difference-maker for someone today… 1. Do more than expected. 2. Promise less, deliver more. 3. Share with others. 4. Shoulder blame, share credit. 5. Give a helping hand. @DavidGeurin

4/22 Show up. Show up and keep showing up. Show up with at least enthusiasm as you had when you first raised your hand to volunteer. The volunteering part is easy. Making promises is a fun way to get someone’s attention. Keeping those promises is often unsung, but that’s how you build something. @thisissethsblog

4/21 In the end there are no “losers.” Some winners just take longer to develop. Charles Schultz @Snoopy

4/20

Teacher Needs Quote

@conprin @mcleod

4/19 Eat your food as your medicines, otherwise, you have to eat medicines as your food. Steve Jobs

4/17 Respect must be earned. Honesty must be appreciated. Compassion must be given. Loyalty will be returned. @LollyDaskal

4/16 It is impossible to live without failing at something unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all, in which case you have failed by default. J.K. Rowling Here’s a link to more failure quotes. @MattHarrisEdD @garybartanus

4/15 How to give a five-minute presentation: Give a four-minute presentation and take your time. @thisissethsblog

4/14

Stress Quote

@LollyDaskal

4/13 You miss a lot of luck if you interact only with your own friends. @JaniceKaplan2 @barnabymarsh

4/11 I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move. Robert Louis Stevenson, Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes- @HilLesha @melissacruzv

4/10 Daily quoteFor more of these quote click here. @djdoug @MaryLangerThomp @jkhanssteiner

4/9 An Expert’s View: Sir Ken Robinson – Rather than one quote today you have an interview with Sir Ken. @SirKenRobinson @nytimes

4/8 Listening Quote@Leadershipfreak

4/7 Remove fear and get educators and students to know that progress trumps perfection. @rossathibault

4/5 There’s no limit to how complicated things can get, on account of one thing always leading to another. E. B. White @JaniceKaplan2 @barnabymarsh

4/4 Luck is believing you are lucky. Stanley Kowalski in A Street Car Named Desire by Tennessee Williams. @JaniceKaplan2 @barnabymarsh

4/3 There is no longer anything I can fear. There isn’t any pain I haven’t known. Winnie Mandela 1936-2018 @Forbes

4/1/18 Adam Grant@AdamMGrant

3/31 The Process@gcouros

3/30 Focus on how far you have come in life rather than looking at the accomplishments of others. @LollyDaskal

3/28 Novice@Gapingvoid

3/26

Relationship Success

@maeward2311 @Jennifer_Hogan @maeward2311

3/25 Opportunities Arise Out The Relationship’s We Build. Daniel Imbellino @djdaniel2020

3/24 It is through feelings as well as through reason that we find our real creative power. It is through both that we connect with each other and create the complex, shifting worlds of human culture. @SirKenRobinson

3/23 If the ideas in music could be expressed in words, there would be no need to write the music in the first place. @SirKenRobinson

3/22 Now more than ever communities depend on a diversity of talent; not on a singular conception of ability. @SirKenRobinson

3/21 Work gives you meaning and purpose, and life is empty without it. Stephen Hawking @jenhegna @DanielPink

3/20 A library is a place where you learn what teachers were afraid to teach you. —Alan M. Dershowitz @BookRiot @JumpIntoABook1 @nypl

3/19 Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better. @LollyDaskal

3/18 Feedback@Leadershipfreak

3/17 Everyone has an accent The fact that we think the way we speak is normal is the first clue that empathy is quite difficult. You might also notice how easy it is to notice people who are much worse at driving than you are–but that you almost never recognize someone who’s driving better than you are. @thisissethsblog

3/16 Feedback@Gapingvoid

3/15 Taking Risks@johnccarver

3/14 My starting point is that everyone has huge creative capacities as a result of being a human being. The challenge is to develop them. A culture of creativity has to involve everybody, not just a select few. @SirKenRobinson

3/13 We must all do the best we can in whatever situation we are in. Never give up. Stephen Hawking @TheScientist_SH @NielDegrasse

3/10

Don't Fix Flowers

@gcouros

3/9 Love Your Work@8Amber8

3/8 The environment itself will teach the child while the parent remains a quiet observer. Maria Montessori @anya1anya

3/7

Respect Quote

@LollyDaskal

3/6

Couros quote

@gcouros @perickson22 @iamDrWill @katiemartinedu

3/5 Buddha Wuote@Lachybe @ideas @hackspiritorg @Zen_Secrets

3/4 Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world. Harriet Tubman @davidhogg111

3/3 The #1 predictor of career success is having an open network. This exposes you to more people and new ideas. @david_perell

3/2 Change is an opportunity@PaulaGMeyer @ajjuliani @gcouros @katiemartinedu

3/1 Teacher Relationships@justintarte @teacher2teacher

2/28 You can’t live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you. John Wooden @motivational

2/26

Recess is Crucial

Also check out this link. When School Kids Lose Their Recess Time – @alicekeeler @FreeRangeKids @reason

2/25 Every day kids go through the equivalent of 6 workshop sessions at a conference. We are all exhausted doing this once. Students do it every day. @alicekeeler @ACColley

2/24 Children are Powerful@Gapingvoid

2/22 Stop telling kids you’re bad at math. You are spreading math anxiety ‘like a virus.’ Cathy N. Davidson

2/20 Algebra is the most failed course in high school and college. Why should it be a “gatekeeper” course? @CathyNDavidson @TonyWagner

2/19 Teaching is the most important of all professions. Sort that out, and social problems will get sorted out. Sir Ridley Scott @pasi_sahlberg

2/18 Power of TeamsDan Rockwell @Leadershipfreak

2/16 Joy In Life@johnccarver

2/15 The ability to learn faster than your competitors may be the only sustainable competitive advantage. Arie de Geus @motivational

2/14 Don’t think all quiet people are weak and loud people are strong. Dan Rockwell @Leadershipfreak

2/11 It all comes to this: the simplest way to be happy is to do good. Helen Keller @markemoran

2/10 Couros Student Q's@gcouros

2/9 Body as TempleClick here to purchase this print.@gapingvoid

2/8 Dicomfort Quote@Leadershipfreak

2/7 If you get into too many limousines and if you get too many assistants to help you, then you totally lose touch of the people you want to touch. Frank Oz (The voices of Miss Piggy, Yoda, and many other Muppets) @TheFrankOzJam

2/4 Candle Quote@johnccarver

2/3 No matter how big or how small the task, always do what is right. @scottstarnes

2/2 Leadership Tip: If their plan isn’t the way you would do it, ask – will it get done their way? If yes, stay out of the way. @Leadershipfreak

2/1 As a teacher, your job is to design and experience not information. @CatMoore

1/31 Talent Quote@scottstarnes

1/30 (French) Vivre la collaboration, pas juste vive la collaboration. Des espaces créatifs pour des gens créatifs, pas juste les élèves. (English) Live collaboration, not just keen collaboration. Creative spaces for creative people, not just students. @zecool

1/29 Gratitude@scottstarnes @Forbes

1/28 The biggest challenges and problems that our students will face won’t be solved by an app. But the way they learn to think while they use emerging technologies can help them find solutions. @mmelynnwallace @codebreakerbook @mraspinall

1/27 If ready means finished learning, then I never want to be ready. If future ready means always learning then I’m all for it. @DeborahGatrell1 @tomwhitby @ShiftParadigm

1/25 Action leads to insight more often than insight leads to action. Chip and Dan Heath for their new book The Power of Moments.

1/24 Doing a few important things well is far more likely to propel you out of a slump than a dozen half-assed and half-finished projects. Daniel Pink from his new book When @DanielPink

1/23 Fair Chance@mraspinall

1/22 Too Old for Picture Books@pernilleripp

1/21 You can’t blame your way into a better future. Andy Stanley @principalspage

1/20

Steve JObs on Work

@gcouros

1/19 We feel most comfortable when things are certain, but we feel more alive when they’re not. From Chip and Dan Heath’s new book The Power of Moments. @Surprisology

1/18 Delaying the start of the school day has the potential for the greatest population impact in boosting teenage learning and well-being. Daniel Pink in When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing. @DanielPink @CDCgov

1/17 Gratitude Quote@scottstarnes

1/16 The problems of the world cannot possibly be solved by skeptics or cynics whose horizons are limited by the obvious realities. ​We need people who can dream of things that never were. John F. Kennedy @markemoran

1/13 Take Time Alone

1/12

Believe Others

@ProfHolloway

1/11 Charisma doesn’t permit us to lead. Leading gives us charisma. Seth Godin @thisissethsblog

1/10 Curiosity plus ignorance is a good combination. Alan Alda on Niel Degrasse Tyson’s Star Talk @alanalda @neiltyson

1/9 You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and by falling over. Richard Branson @richardbranson @TeachThought

1/7 Dream, learn, grow, smile, repeat. Spread JOY today! @Katiemc827

1/6 Technology is vital if we wish learning in schools to be relevant to the world. Yet we must ensure that the best parts of humanity – empathy, compassion, etc. remain at the heart of education if we are to avoid a society w/o those traits. @msoskil

1/5 He was so learned that he could name a horse in nine languages; so ignorant that he bought a cow to ride on. Benjamin Franklin @TheMissionHQ

1/4 It is, in fact, nothing short of a miracle that the modern methods of education have not yet entirely strangled the holy curiosity of inquiry. Albert Einstein @TheMissionHQ

1/3/2018Focus on today while managing. Focus on tomorrow while leading. Dan Rockwell @Leadershipfreak

12/31 You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes. Denis Waitley @motivational @winwinman

12/30 We are all so fragile. Each day is precious. And the most important parts of our lives are the relationships we invest in. @WIRED

12/29 Life is how you respond@LollyDaskal @Inc

12/28 The best way to predict the future is to invent it. Alan Kay @williamctaylor @HarvardBiz @james_minter

12/27 Failure in schools should be a daily occurrence, not a high-stakes once a year event. @DrDougGreen

12/26 The secret of having good self-esteem is to lower your expectations to the point where they are already met. @CubanLarry

12/24 Start small, start now. This is much better than, “start big, start later.” One advantage is that you don’t have to start perfectly. You just have to start. @thisissethsblog

12/23 Feedback Rick@RickWormeli @KatieMartinEdu @PrincipalStager @gcouros

12/22 Picture books@pernilleripp @tysonkimberly

12/21 Get away from the crowd when you can. Keep yourself to yourself, if only for a few hours daily. Arthur Brisbane – Since my wife died this isn’t a problem for me. In my case, I have to be sure I spend some time with other people daily. @motivational

12/20 Heaven doesn’t value what you have, but what you give. @Pontifex @PRyan

12/18

Learn to Read

@TonySinanis @Arsant10

12/17

Leaders Creat Results

Skip Prichard @SkipPrichard @tim_fargo

12/16 The only way you’ll know what a nudist colony is like is if you get seen by a bunch of naked people. The only way to have the experience is to have the experience. Not by looking at the experience. Seth Godin @thisissethsblog

12/14 Policy Advice@suzieboss @Larryferlazzo @EdWeekTeacher

12/13

Coco Chanel

@KartCosmo

12/11 Who is a person (not counting family) that opened doors for you in your career when they didn’t have to? Anytime is a good time to show gratitude! @anildash

12/10 Innovation can come from either “invention” (something totally new) or “iteration” (a change of something that already exists), but if it does not meet the idea of “new and better,” it is not innovative. @gcouros

12/8 Success and People@Leadershipfreak

12/7 Teaching should be full of ideas instead of stuffed with facts. Author Unknown @po_st @AkevyStarEdu

12/5 First get your facts straight and then distort them at your leisure. Mark Twain @neiltyson

12/4

Maya Angelou

@DrMayaAngelou @LFlemingEDU @vicki_den

12/3 Find joy in every, single day. If you struggle to find joy, maybe you need to rethink your “why.” The gifts of each day are just waiting to be seen. @CardwellTeachMe

12/2

Success Couros

@gcouros @8Amber8

12/1 Teacher Improvement@katiemartinedu @jeff_scott2

11/30 Just 21 Reasons to Be Grateful for Teachers This Year – How many apply to your favorite teachers? @HannahTHudson @WeAreTeachers @MCChildsBookDay @JumpIntoABook1
Coco Skeletons

11/29

Poor by Giving

@cselston

11/28 Dream big dreams, then put on your overalls and go out and make the dreams come true. Fred Van Amburgh @motivational

11/27 The people who survive stress the best are the ones who actually increase their social investments in the middle of stress, which is the opposite of what most of us do. @shawnachor @bakadesuyo @fastcranny @gcouros

11/26 FDR Quote@DavidGeurin

11/25 Having a positive attitude gives you the power to: create change, to motivate, to inspire, to influence. @LollyDaskal

11/24 Failure at all costs@gapingvoid

11/22 Focus on what you can control. Michelle Obama @Sales_Source @Inc @WickedDecent @iamDrWill

11/21 We are made to create. We feel useful when we create. We release our ‘stuckness’ when we create. We reinvent our lives, tell new stories, and rebuild communities when we create. We reclaim our esteem, our muse, and our hope when we create. Pamela Slim – author of Body of Work: Finding the Thread that Ties Your Career Together @pamslim @Alltopstartups

11/19 Bull by the Horns Dan Rockwell @Leadershipfreak

11/18 It is important to set goals and periodically reflect and amend them as necessary. Have students set their learning goals and periodically review them. @cybraryman1

11/17 Students Talking@Larryferlazzo @educationweek @jimamay

11/15 Be Their Best@gapingvoid
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11/14 The quickest way to become an old dog is to stop learning new tricks. John Rooney @po_st @AkevyStarEdu

11/13 The harder you practice, the luckier you get. Gary Player @garyplayer @AdamSchupak @nytimes

11/12 Everyone else makes bad decisions, is shortsighted, prejudiced, subject to whims, temper tantrums, outbursts and short-term thinking. Once you see it that way, it’s easier to remember that you are everyone too. @thisissethsblog

11/11 Curriculum how and why@gcouros

11/9 Brag about your team@Leadershipfreak

11/8 Students Love to Talk@LarryFerlazzo @EducationWeek @hpitler

11/7

Change Takes Time

@mssackstein

11/6 A teacher’s job is to ask the kind of questions that don’t have answers. Mark Dixon @dsfcmedia @teachwire

11/5 The geeks shall inherit the Earth. Niel DeGrasse Tyson @TysonNiel @NatGeoChannel

11/3 Your expression of caring and love to a student may be the first one she’s felt since yesterday. @leeannjung

11/2 It takes some courage to stand up and speak; it takes even more courage to open your mind and listen. @LollyDaskal

11/1 90% Responce@LollyDaskal

10/31 Children should be taught how to think, not what to think. Margaret Mead @mssackstein

10/30 Scottt Mclous@mcleod @gcouros

10/28 The positive relationship you develop w/ a kid will far outweigh any piece of information or content you share with them. @justintarte

10/27 You’re doing it wrong, but at least you’re doing it. Once you’re doing it, you have a chance to do it better. Waiting for perfect means not starting. @thisissethsblog

10/26 Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has. Margaret Mead @ShellTerrell

10/24 [Science] is more than a school subject, or the periodic table, or the properties of waves. It is an approach to the world, a critical way to understand and explore and engage with the world, and then have the capacity to change that world. Barack Obama @BarackObama @ShellTerrell

10/23 The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery. Mark Van Doren @po_st @AkevyStarEdu

10/22 If you can’t count what’s important, then what you can count becomes important. Ken Burnes @KenBurns

10/21 Debate and divergence of views can only enrich our history and culture. Ibrahim Babangida, Former President of Nigeria @ShellTerrell

10/20 We are all leaving digital trails behind us, as we make our way around our individual lives. Jer Thorp, Co-founder of The Office for Creative Research/Artist @ShellTerrell

10/19 Taking pictures is savoring life intensely, every hundredth of a second. Marc Riboud, French Photographer/Photojournalist @GorkaLejarcegi @ShellTerrell

10/16 The test of a good teacher is not how many questions he can ask his pupils that they will answer readily, but how many questions he inspires them to ask him which he finds it hard to answer. Alice Wellington Rollins @james_minter @WeAreTeachers

10/15 Kids who’s first language isn’t English soon learn that fluency in English and success go hand in hand. Kid’s who’s first language is English seldom see fluency in another language as the road to success. @DrDougGreen

10/14 In the end, it’s about the teaching, and what I always loved about coaching was the practices. Not the games, not the tournaments, not the alumni stuff. But teaching the players during practice was what coaching was all about to me. John Wooden @Jeff_Zoul @aaron_hogan

10/13 He who sits quietly gives consent. Annyomous agent regarding Harvey Weinstein matter – @brooksbarnesNYT

10/11 The best way to sharpen your skills it to play against the best. Richard Thaler 2017 Nobel prize winner in economics – @BCAppelbaum @R_Thaler @CDR_Booth, @ChicagoBooth @UChicago

10/10 Most of us end up with no more than five or six people who remember us. Teachers have thousands of people who remember them for the rest of their lives. Andy Rooney @james_minter @WeAreTeachers

10/9 Writing is thinking. Thomas Friedman @tomfriedman @EstherWojcicki @nytimes

10/8 Focus Quote@LollyDaskal

10/7 You can be sincere and still be stupid. Dostoyevsky @Leadershipfreak

10/6 Victory is always possible for the person who refuses to stop fighting. Napoleon Hill @motivational

10/4

Self-Doubt

Note that it’s your stomach and your heart carrying the big rock. @flippedlearning

10/3 For a journey with stress. You get the journey and you get the stress. At the end, you’re a different person. But both elements are part of the deal. @thisissethsblog

10/2 Shelly Wright@gcouros

10/1 There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them. Joseph Brodsky @BannedBooksWeek @MrsOrman

9/30 Passion@MRASPINALL

9/29 Corageous@LollyDaskal

9/28 Life is too short to be living somebody else’s dream. Hugh Hefner 1926 – 2017 @Tiffani_Bova

9/27 You want student learning to change but you don’t want to change teaching or schooling. Good luck with that. @mcleod @langwitches

9/26 Life Quote@patrickmlarkin @DavidGeurin

9/25

Einstein fish

@jaydostal

9/24 An elementary school that treats the arts as the province of a few gifted children, or views them only as recreation and entertainment, is a school that needs an infusion of soul. That arts are an essential element of education, just like reading, writing, and arithmetic. William Bennett @WilliamJBennett @coolcatteacher @MarkSBabbit

9/23 Hugging is healthy. It helps the body’s immune system, cures depression, rejuvenates, has no unpleasant side effects, is Nature’s miracle drug, is all natural, and contains no chemicals, artificial ingredients, no pesticides, and no preservatives. Hugging is practically perfect. There are no parts to break down, no monthly payments, it’s non-taxable and non-polluting, and of course, it’s fully returnable! (Doug: It’s also the reason I left a central office job to be an elementary principal.) Anonymous @DrDougGreen

9/22 Don’t go through life, grow through life. Eric Butterworth @motivational @ii_nne

9/21 There are always two sides to the story, often times more. Take time to ask questions and try to see things from alternative perspectives. @justintarte

9/20 If teachers can be trusted to safeguard kids in school, why would contact thru social media be different? @tomwhitby

9/19 How do you shape a culture of lifelong learning in students? Share your experiences. @iCTLT18

9/18

Intellectual Pursuits

@LLAMcNabb @ncte @ElaineColella

9/17 Collaborative Projects Also see the link to this article. @tucksoon @spencerideas

9/16 A strong, positive self-image is the best possible preparation for success. Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do. @ThugStart @Preirna_Prachi @rahmanj

9/15 Son, if you really want something in this life, you have to work for it. Now quiet! They’re about to announce the lottery numbers. Homer Simpson @motivational

9/14 Time Limit@Glennr1809

9/13 Teachers must embrace new technology or risk becoming obsolete. Also read Tom Whitby’s article on the subject. @tomwhitby

9/12 When we reduce students to numbers and grades, they and we focus on test-taking skills and grade requirements rather than on learning. @csratliff @hechingerreport

9/11

Quote

@froehlichm

9/9 Positive Impact@gcouros

9/8 The people who are winning today are the ones who master the art of going from teacher to student and from student to teacher and back. @girard_yann

9/7 If a teacher does not smile until Thanksgiving, there is a chance their students never will. @ToddWhitaker

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