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Building Hope

Instilling a sense of hope in students is more important than demanding responsibility….  Hope must precede responsibility because kids who lack hope have no reason to act in responsible kinds of ways.  ~ Allen Mendler (Motivating Students Who Don’t Care – ASCD) As I have written before, in Providing Hope for the Hopeless, it is … Continue reading

Providing Hope for the Hopeless?

Lord save us all from a hope tree that has lost the faculty of putting out blossoms.  ~ Mark Twain Disclaimer: this post is observational in nature, an opportunity for the author to voice concerns.  It addresses a part of my job for which I have a passion…and few answers. Thirteen years old is too … Continue reading

Jeff Delp

Junior high principal by day, sports enthusiast, technology fanatic and jedi in my own mind. Striving to be a difference maker!