Self-care isn’t selfish.

I am a helper. This is likely true for many of you, too, considering that education is a nurturing profession. We are often drawn to this field because we care deeply about children.  Then, as we grow professionally, we realize that “caring deeply” applies to families, to colleagues, and to our communities as a whole [...]

Take a Moment to Make a Moment

"How many people do you encounter in a day whom you do not really see?" I doubt that Oprah specifically had educators in mind when she posed that question in O Magazine, but it couldn't be more relevant to our profession. If you work with children, especially in early childhood, your answer has to be [...]