Monthly Archives: January 2015

Lifeguard or a Swimmer?

As I continue to make my way through Teach Like a Pirate, I find myself reflecting on several aspects of the various chapters and connecting them to my life as an instructional leader. The chapter, “Immersion” especially resonated with me, as … Continue reading

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(Re)Discovering My Pirate Passion(s) – Part I

pas·sion: a strong feeling of enthusiasm or excitement for something or about doing something. I am a few chapters into Teach Like a Pirate by Dave Burgess (@burgessdave), and I have discovered something rather disturbing: I am not entirely sure what my … Continue reading

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Here We Go!

I am not one for New Year’s Resolutions. I’ve never really made them – which is good because then I never experience the guilt of not keeping them! The end of 2014 allowed for some (very unusual and uncharacteristic!) quiet … Continue reading

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