It feels a little antithetical to extol the virtues of analog while using my laptop, but analog blogging is beyond my scope a this point so please guide me if you have any suggestions! It also feels hypocritical since, full disclosure, I was a quick convert to digital organization diving in as fast as I could. I stopped wearing a watch once I was carrying my flip phone everywhere, and tossed my alarm clock. This I was grateful for since I always had a contentious relations
Near the end of the recent documentary about Mr. Rogers, "Won't You Be My Neighbor" - there was moment he said "I don't think anyone can grow unless he really is accepted as he is". This resonated very strongly with me and relates to a concept I work to impress upon my students. Life a process of moving forward through time. We are shaped by circumstances and experiences and our reactions to them. We are the sum of all our experiences and greater than the sum of our parts.