The Gift of Gratitude

Livia ChanBlog, Connect Better, Engage Better, Manage Better, Reflect Better

TL;DR: There is a difference between gratitude and thankfulness in both English and Chinese languages. Gratitude can be cultivated. Practice mindful gratitude moments to help nurture a grateful mindset and heartset. Take the Gift Better Challenge to practice gratitude.  There is great power in words. Read tips on how to show deeper gratitude with our words. Gratitude is meant to … Read More

An Open Letter to Teachers: You Are a Hero

Jami Fowler-WhiteBlog, Connect Better, Lead Better, Manage Better, Reflect Better, Self Care Better

TL;DR: Prior to the pandemic, people did not put as much thought into what a teacher did every day. People began to recognize the work of teachers when they had to teach their own children at home. A hero is a legendary figure endowed with great strength and agility. They have special achievements, abilities, or personal qualities. They are idealized … Read More

Special Appreciation for Educators

Livia ChanBlog, Connect Better, Lead Better

TL;DR: In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, leaders from our Administrator Mastermind express their gratitude. We have a special appreciation for educators from our very own Teach Better Team’s Administrator Mastermind. We meet every Tuesday at 9 am EST and again at 7 pm EST. If you consider yourself to be a school leader, join us by clicking this link. … Read More

Inspired Daily by Teachers Today

Michael EarnshawBlog, Connect Better, Lead Better, Reflect Better

TL;DR: Teachers make a difference in lives and can change lives for the better. Mike shares his personal story about how he is inspired daily by teachers and explains why. Teachers are recognized for being resilient and for working together to support each other. As educators, we are constantly asked the question, “What teacher inspired you the most?” Or something … Read More

Episode 15 | Featuring Hans & Jennifer Appel

Brad HughesGood News Brad News Podcast

Hans Appel is an educator, speaker, and writer deeply committed to inspiring the whole child.  He’s the author of Award Winning Culture: Building School-Wide Intentionality and Action Through Character, Excellence, and Community. Additionally, he’s the Director of Culture for the Teach Better Team, co-host of the Award Winning Culture podcast, and the Co-Creator of Award Winning Culture. Jennifer Appel is an educator, coach, speaker, … Read More