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It’s been interesting watching the various ways schools and districts kick off the new year. Some begin in a very low key fashion with staff meetings and prep time. Others start with professional development for large or small groups and some bring together the entire district in a pep rally atmosphere. I’m not sure there’s a right way or a wrong way but in most cases, leadership tries to convey a common, if not inspiration message to set the tone for the upcoming school year.
So I got to thinking, what message would I like to hear from leadership?
So I thought I’d write it out.
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Good morning everyone,
I don’t want to keep you long because I know you have a great many things to do in preparation for the upcoming school year but I did want to be sure to share what’s on my mind.
I hope you had a relaxing, restful summer because you deserve it. The more time I spend in education, the more I realize how difficult the job has become. Teaching and caring for children with such diverse needs is taxing.