#leadlap Archive

Our chat will focus on the idea that we can lead and make positive change from any position in our school systems. Leadership is not about a title, it is a way of thinking and acting.

Saturday June 30, 2018
10:30 AM EDT

  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:30 AM EDT
    Welcome to #Leadlap! Please introduce yourself and share a GIF to describe your thoughts this morning. #leadlap #REALedu @BethHouf @burgess_shelley @burgessdave
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:31 AM EDT
    🌴🌴Good morning #LeadLAP friends. It is 4:30 am in Hawaii, but when @TaraMartinEDU is hosting, you wake up PUMPED. So great to be here with all of you. 🌴🌴🌺🌺
  • Ryan7Read Jun 30 @ 10:31 AM EDT
    Ryan from IL businessman trch teacher and #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:31 AM EDT
    Yayzers! Happy you are here, Shelley! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @burgess_shelley
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:31 AM EDT
    Welcome, Ryan. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @Ryan7Read
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 10:32 AM EDT
    So happy to be in #LeadLAP this morning with the amazing @TaraMartinEDU moderating! Tamara, tech integrator from VA, recovering from #iste18!
  • Ryan7Read Jun 30 @ 10:32 AM EDT
    Hey Tara, your book arrives on my front door on Monday. #leadlap
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:32 AM EDT
    Yayzers! Always happy to see you, sweetie. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @tamaraletter
  • gameboydrew Jun 30 @ 10:32 AM EDT
    Good Morning, Everyone! Andrew from sunny SoCal here. 4th-grade/GATE teacher. I am super excited because this is my first time making it to this chat! Happy to be here with all of you! #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:32 AM EDT
    EEEEK! Exciting. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @Ryan7Read
  • principledlady Jun 30 @ 10:32 AM EDT
    Leila here from Escondido #LeadLAP
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:32 AM EDT
    And here is my morning gif! #LeadLAP
  • AndeleeEspinosa Jun 30 @ 10:32 AM EDT
    Good morning from Wauwatosa, WI! Excited to be here #leadlap
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:32 AM EDT
    Boom! Like that! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @gameboydrew
  • burgessdave Jun 30 @ 10:32 AM EDT
    Hi, #LeadLAP!! Dave from San Diego jumping in for some #REALedu from Hawaii where it is 4:30am so my gif is...
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    Welcome, Lelia. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @principledlady
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    It is so great to have you join us, Andrew! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @gameboydrew
  • KristenDolen Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    Buenos dias! Kristen Dolen, middle school AP from KS! Feeling a little sleepy this morning, but nothing a good cup of coffee can't fix :) #leadlap
  • bmilla84 Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    Brandi- 1st Grade Teacher from Florida! #LeadLAP
  • tishrich Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    Hi! Tisha Instructional Tech Coach in Southern Oregon! Can’t wait to chat about #REALedu with my girl, @TaraMartinEDU #leadlap
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    Gorgeous!!! Soak it all in! You deserve it. #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @burgess_shelley
  • ASMILEwithAnna Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    Good morning, #LEADLap! I’m Anna from San Diego, and I am ready to learn with this inspiring PLN! #REALedu
  • Hahne_Elyse Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    Good morning y’all! Checking in lakeside on this hazy Saturday morning. Special educator and severe behavior teacher #leadlap
  • Ryan7Read Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    I FEE the pressure to go another level with #booksnaps as I read it. #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    Wouldn't miss it, my friend! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    Awww...excited to see you. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @AndeleeEspinosa
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    First time in #LeadLAP! Welcome! It's going to be a great chat# #REALedu
    In reply to @gameboydrew
  • BGESTAT Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    Good morning #leadlap peeps! Instructional coach ready to learn and be real with you!
  • MrsRackleyCCMS Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    Good morning! My name is Mariah; I’m a middle school principal in PA...Excited for a few days with the family away from the demands of work! #REALedu #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    Feeling the same. ;) #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @burgessdave
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    Good morning, Ryan. #LeadLAP
    In reply to @Ryan7Read
  • MrKochAP Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    Andre Koch K8 AP near Seattle This morning we are in baby watch, baby number 2 due any day. #LeadLAP
  • RichHayzler Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    Rich Hayzler MS Principal from NJ, excited to join #leadlap today! Also pumped to be this week's #DBCChallenge winner! Looking forward to @TaraMartinEDU leading the crew today! (And it's the weekend!)
  • WallerALPHApack Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    Melissa tweeting in from Las Vegas! Ready to PAAAARTY Twitter Teacher style this morning. #leadlap #REALedu
  • Carlos_M_Lainez Jun 30 @ 10:33 AM EDT
    Gm every1. I'm Carlos from south Texas. AP at the secondary level. Eagerly awaiting the convo that's about to take place. #LeadLAP
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU, @BethHouf, @burgess_shelley, @burgessdave
  • BethHouf - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:34 AM EDT
    Good morning, #LeadLAP crew! Beth from MO jumping in for a bit! Pumped to have the amazing @TaraMartinEDU lead us today! A summer cold inspired gif....#mycurrentstate
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:34 AM EDT
    That's pretty darn early, Captain. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @burgessdave
  • chbellomy Jun 30 @ 10:34 AM EDT
    Charles, MS AP, from Texas #LeadLAP
  • kat_goyette Jun 30 @ 10:34 AM EDT
    Katherine, EdTech Consultant from Central California. EDUExhausted from #ISTE18 but super grateful for the sharing and networking opportunities it afforded. #LeadLAP
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:34 AM EDT
    Always great to have you, Leila. #LeadLAP
    In reply to @principledlady
  • MrEugenePark Jun 30 @ 10:34 AM EDT
    Gene Park from Cherry Hill, NJ. #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:34 AM EDT
    Welcome, Kristen. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @KristenDolen
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:34 AM EDT
    LOVE you!! Thanks for joining, Brandi. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @bmilla84
  • teachtran Jun 30 @ 10:34 AM EDT
    Top of the morning, #LeadLAP! Grateful to be surrounded by so much wisdom!
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:34 AM EDT
    There's my girl! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @tishrich
  • HartofLearning Jun 30 @ 10:34 AM EDT
    #leadLAP is starting. I teach for the OH-mazing @OakHarborPS
  • me1odystacy Jun 30 @ 10:34 AM EDT
    Good mrng #LeadLAP crew! Melody, elem lead happy dancer from KY here💃 Excited to chat w this ☠️ tribe & THE @TaraMartinEDU!
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:34 AM EDT
    Hey Brandi!! So glad you could make it. It was so awesome to meet you in person last week. #LeadLAP
    In reply to @bmilla84
  • glawlor130 Jun 30 @ 10:34 AM EDT
    Good Morning, Geraldine, MS-HS Principal from B.C. Canada joining in on this Canada Day long weekend! #LeadLAP
  • stevenhelmick Jun 30 @ 10:34 AM EDT
    Steven Helmick, Principal/Lead Learner @RobertsElemLRSD in Little Rock. #leadlap
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:34 AM EDT
    Good morning, Anna! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @ASMILEwithAnna
  • marcihouseman Jun 30 @ 10:35 AM EDT
    Good morning #LeadLAP! Marci from Utah...just experienced an amazing #LeadingSchools Summit so my gif is:
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 10:35 AM EDT
    Here’s my morning gif for #LeadLAP! #summerfun
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:35 AM EDT
    Good morning, Elyse. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @Hahne_Elyse
  • ljsmith0414 Jun 30 @ 10:35 AM EDT
    #LeadLAP Lisa Smith from Apache Kunction, Arizona
  • tishrich Jun 30 @ 10:35 AM EDT
    I used to teach in Escondido at San Pasquale HS! #leadlap
    In reply to @principledlady
  • BethHouf - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:35 AM EDT
    Yay! Welcome, Andrew!! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @gameboydrew
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:35 AM EDT
    ((hugs)) for days! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @burgess_shelley
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:35 AM EDT
    I think I have asked you this before, Anna, but where in San Diego are you? I live there too. #LeadLAP
    In reply to @ASMILEwithAnna
  • coacheagan Jun 30 @ 10:35 AM EDT
    Good morning, Jonathan jumping in from Lake Tahoe #leadlap
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:35 AM EDT
    It's the BEST! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @tamaraletter, @gameboydrew
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:36 AM EDT
    Q1: What’s a “real” memorable moment you’ve made in the last six months? *Pics are always welcome. #leadlap #REALedu @burgess_shelley @BethHouf @burgessdave
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:36 AM EDT
    Welcome. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @BGESTAT
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:36 AM EDT
    Welcome. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @MrsRackleyCCMS
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:36 AM EDT
    Thanks, Tisha! It is hard not to have a good time in paradise! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @tishrich, @TaraMartinEDU
  • bcampbell70 Jun 30 @ 10:36 AM EDT
    Good morning! Bryan, Elementary Principal from Missouri. Ready to go! #LEADlap #Realredu
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:36 AM EDT
    How exciting. Welcome. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @MrKochAP
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 10:36 AM EDT
    Brandi!! Yay! Just seeing your tweet in #LeadLAP makes me smile! Hi, friend!
    In reply to @bmilla84
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:36 AM EDT
    Lucky winner! Yay! Welcome. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @RichHayzler
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:36 AM EDT
    Welcome. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @WallerALPHApack
  • BethHouf - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:36 AM EDT
    Q1 is up! #leadLAP
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:36 AM EDT
    Q1 is up... #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:36 AM EDT
    Welcome. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @kat_goyette
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:37 AM EDT
    A1 Cont... #tlap live at #ISTE18 for the Be REAL book launch! LOVE!! My PLFamily all in one place celebrating BE REAL. Loved every moment. Thank you @tishrich @EastonA1 and the #tlap community for making it REAL. #LEADlap #REALedu @burgessdave @burgess_shelley
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:37 AM EDT
    A1 Be REAL book Launch at #ISTE18 was breathtaking! My PLFamily all in one place celebrating BE REAL. Loved every moment. Thank you @tishrich @EastonA1 and the #tlap community for making it REAL. #LEADlap #REALedu
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:37 AM EDT
    Welcome. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @MrEugenePark
  • Hahne_Elyse Jun 30 @ 10:37 AM EDT
    Good morning Tara! It’s always a pleasure to see you. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU
  • mexusmx Jun 30 @ 10:37 AM EDT
    John from Mexico City where I run an international American school. Happy to be with the good folks of #LeadLAP
  • adrianag62 Jun 30 @ 10:37 AM EDT
    Good morning! #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:37 AM EDT
    Welcome. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @HartofLearning, @OakHarborPS
  • me1odystacy Jun 30 @ 10:37 AM EDT
    Good mrng friend! Sorry you’ve been under the weather. I’ve been fighting off one myself. 💪🏻 #staystrong #LeadLAP
    In reply to @BethHouf, @TaraMartinEDU
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:37 AM EDT
    Welcome. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @me1odystacy
  • ASMILEwithAnna Jun 30 @ 10:37 AM EDT
    Good morning, Tara! So excited to learn from you! #LeadLAP #Realedu
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:37 AM EDT
    Welcome. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @glawlor130
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:37 AM EDT
    Welcome. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @marcihouseman
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:37 AM EDT
    Welcome. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @tamaraletter
  • MrsNealy23 Jun 30 @ 10:37 AM EDT
    Good morning #LeadLAP! Monifa, literacy coach from south Florida.
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:37 AM EDT
    Welcome. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @ljsmith0414
  • BethHouf - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:37 AM EDT
    Always a pleasure to learn with you, John! Good morning! #leadLAP
    In reply to @mexusmx
  • KristenDolen Jun 30 @ 10:38 AM EDT
    A1: A REAL memorable moment from the past six months... eating lunch with my school "family" [Dolen's Dabbers!] #LeadLAP
  • chbellomy Jun 30 @ 10:38 AM EDT
    A1: I had a very successful garden this Spring/Summer! #LeadLAP
  • teaching_power Jun 30 @ 10:38 AM EDT
    Good Morning 5th grade teacher from Galesburg, IL here! #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:38 AM EDT
    LOVE this, Kristen. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @KristenDolen
  • JoveStickel Jun 30 @ 10:38 AM EDT
    Just now getting here hope all of you are having a great sat. I’m Jove MS Principal from MO #Leadlap
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:38 AM EDT
    Yummy! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @chbellomy
  • Ryan7Read Jun 30 @ 10:39 AM EDT
    A1: That would be bringing in a new type of learning mode with #Entrepreneurship as it has lead to building the leaders of tomorrow in my classroom and adding #studentvoice in a more leading way #LeadLAP
  • burgessdave Jun 30 @ 10:39 AM EDT
    You can read my foreword for @TaraMartinEDU 's book #REALedu right here: https://t.co/IDhP1Hlqcb She became a DRAGONSLAYER to put this book out...and you can, too!! #LeadLAP #tlap #LeadUpChat #pd4uandme #satchat #edugladiators @dbc_inc @burgess_shelley
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:39 AM EDT
    Welcome, Megan. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @teaching_power
  • MrEugenePark Jun 30 @ 10:39 AM EDT
    We decided to make our incoming kinder’s and their families a memory that they would not forget. We played Be Our Guest as they entered the building, provided school swag and had older sibling surprise greet them. And... #LeadLAP
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:39 AM EDT
    A1: A REAL moment for me was speaking at TEPSA last month to a group of admin when their state test scores came out. Took time to remind people of their value and that test scores don't define them. https://t.co/0k4YCUp3dj #LeadLAP
  • AnnickRauch Jun 30 @ 10:39 AM EDT
    Good morning #Leadlap!! First morning of summer vacation and I’m ready to dive into #REALedu from the beach, with my boys! ❤️ #tlap #BookSnaps
  • AndeleeEspinosa Jun 30 @ 10:39 AM EDT
    A1: I seek feedback from parents on my style of running IEP meetings meetings, which is pretty non traditional. I felt very vulnerable asking for feedback! #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:39 AM EDT
    Thanks, Dave! You're the BESTEST encourager, ever! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @burgessdave, @dbc_inc, @burgess_shelley
  • joannavrteaches Jun 30 @ 10:39 AM EDT
  • Mrs_Gilchrist Jun 30 @ 10:39 AM EDT
    Good morning! I'm Tonya, a literacy coach and MYP teacher from @TISlearns. This is my first time making the chat as I'm usually in Japan. Home in VA now for summer break! #leadlap
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:39 AM EDT
    Love this, Eugene! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @MrEugenePark
  • principledlady Jun 30 @ 10:39 AM EDT
    Attend the first #tlcitstartswithme conference this week. Lots of time for reflection and learning #LeadLAP
  • mradamwelcome Jun 30 @ 10:39 AM EDT
    Everything that is good was meant to be hard. Keep running towards the light, it's out there! #RunLAP (Run Like a Pirate releases in a few weeks) #satchat #leadlap #tlap #KidsDeserveIt #SaturdayMorning #SaturdayMotivation
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:40 AM EDT
    That. Was. Amazing! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @burgess_shelley
  • marcihouseman Jun 30 @ 10:40 AM EDT
    A1: Reading Malala’s book was a truly memorable experience for me. #LeadLAP
  • kat_goyette Jun 30 @ 10:40 AM EDT
    A1: Sometimes we don't realize the power of relationships, even virtual. I was honored and humbled to meet people IRL at #ISTE18 who thanked me for Twitter conversations on weekly #cvtechtalk chat. A theme emerged, @techcoachjuarez and I were thanked for our optimism. #leadlap
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:40 AM EDT
    So cool. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @Ryan7Read
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:40 AM EDT
    So glad to have you with us, Tonya! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @Mrs_Gilchrist, @TISlearns
  • teachtran Jun 30 @ 10:40 AM EDT
    A1: Committed to growing as an eduleader by continuing my education @HoustonBaptistU #LeadLAP
  • teaching_power Jun 30 @ 10:40 AM EDT
    A1) Meeting some amazing people at @iste such as @TaraMartinEDU @ShakeUpLearning @mcnairan3 #LeadLAP
  • bmilla84 Jun 30 @ 10:40 AM EDT
    A1: Having my class meet our goal to connect w/ ALL 50 states was a REAL memorable moment for our school year!!! We did a #globalcollaboration w/ some pretty incredible people around the 🌎! #LeadLAP #REALedu
  • texicegal Jun 30 @ 10:40 AM EDT
    Good morning! Checking in with #LeadLAP before going on a hunt for unique framed mirrors so I can make something kinda like this. Let’s Tweet and out inspiring others!
  • tishrich Jun 30 @ 10:40 AM EDT
    A1: Presenting a People’s Choice session at #iste18 was an absolutely incredible experience! Even better my dear friend @mrmatera was in the front row and started us off with a pre-sesh game! Such a special and memorable moment for me! #REALedu #leadlap #xplap
  • KristenDolen Jun 30 @ 10:40 AM EDT
    They rock and "make my heart melt to puddles" #LeadLAP :)
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:40 AM EDT
    Couldn't agree more. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @kat_goyette, @techcoachjuarez
  • gameboydrew Jun 30 @ 10:40 AM EDT
    A1: Bringing #gamification and #GBL to the Imperial Valley through the form of PD and a game I co-created with my students! Everyone has been so receptive and excited to learn about these concepts/strategies. #LeadLAP
  • mexusmx Jun 30 @ 10:40 AM EDT
    A1: watching our school community come together to help victims of Mexico City earthquake. (a little more than 6 months ago) #leadLAP
  • RichHayzler Jun 30 @ 10:40 AM EDT
    A1: Moving the entire middle school over to the high school when our power went out for two days. It was an amazing #leadlap and #tlap experience! Awesome lessons by the teachers, viewing of Wonder and then follow up small group sessions. It was a true team effort
  • BethHouf - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:41 AM EDT
    A1: #LeadLAP Had the chance to spend some #REALedu time celebrating @JayBilly2 last day of @SlackwoodSchool school! Wowza!
  • MrKochAP Jun 30 @ 10:41 AM EDT
    A1 A few weeks ago I got the opportunity to lead our 5th grade celebration. I got to share a little of my personal story many didn't know. The feedback was that it was good for families to get that "real" side of me. The hugs and handshakes after are always memorable. #LeadLAP
  • HartofLearning Jun 30 @ 10:41 AM EDT
    A1: I helped our school become a 2018 US Dept. of Ed. Green Ribbon School this year. Getting students to be leaders in this effort has been a joy. #LeadLAP
  • Isham_Literacy Jun 30 @ 10:41 AM EDT
    A1 Not edu, but my son's wedding. #leadlap
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU, @burgess_shelley, @BethHouf, @burgessdave
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:41 AM EDT
    Loved getting to meet you Megan. And thanks for rockin' the Be REAL shirt at #ISTE18! EEEK! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @teaching_power, @iste, @ShakeUpLearning, @mcnairan3
  • texicegal Jun 30 @ 10:41 AM EDT
    I need to print and hang this up #LEADlap
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:41 AM EDT
    So incredible, Bradi! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @bmilla84, @burgessdave, @NowakRo
  • BethHouf - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:41 AM EDT
    Agreed! We read it globally as a whole school. Game changer! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @marcihouseman
  • bcampbell70 Jun 30 @ 10:42 AM EDT
    A1) Reading to all the summer school classes and giving them all a book of their choice to take home! #REALEdu #LeadLAP
  • burgessdave Jun 30 @ 10:42 AM EDT
    Wow! A bet that was a moving and life-changing experience for all involved. #LeadLAP
    In reply to @mexusmx
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:42 AM EDT
    You CRUSHED, Tisha! #leadlap #realedu #ISTE18
    In reply to @tishrich, @mrmatera
  • JoveStickel Jun 30 @ 10:42 AM EDT
    A1 our students and staff organized our community to vote and win a free concert for our MS Students by @DawsonHollow #Leadlap
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 10:42 AM EDT
    A1: My REAL memorable moments include signing a book contract w/@dbc_inc, meeting my PLN at #iste18 being honored as Teacher of the Year for my school and our Kindness Share Fair! So many moments!! #LEADlap #realedu
  • adrianag62 Jun 30 @ 10:42 AM EDT
    A1: One memorable moment in the last 6 months was getting to go back to our school and see the kids that started with me my 1st year as principal at my school as kindergarteners be promoted to 6th grade❤️. Love them so much!!! #LeadLAP
  • BGESTAT Jun 30 @ 10:42 AM EDT
    A1: Taking the time to enjoy small moments often! #leadlap
  • Carlos_M_Lainez Jun 30 @ 10:42 AM EDT
    #LeadLAP
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU, @burgess_shelley, @BethHouf, @burgessdave, @asaelruvalcaba, @casas_jimmy
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:42 AM EDT
    Awww...super sweet. Y'all are adorbs! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @BethHouf, @JayBilly2, @SlackwoodSchool
  • WallerALPHApack Jun 30 @ 10:42 AM EDT
    A1: Initiated-Organized-Facilitated 12 amazing Ss in yr-long research projects which ended w/ them teaching 42 lessons in 4 days across grades K-5 in my school! Ts read their presentation advertisements, signed up, and the KIDS TOOK OVER TEACHING their peers! #leadlap #REALedu
  • Hahne_Elyse Jun 30 @ 10:42 AM EDT
    A1 It’s all about the real memories with our students. Celebrating them, enjoying their company, and seeing their awesomeness! Seeing a kiddo “graduate” PK really makes me excited about the learning journey he is facing too. #realedu #leadlap
  • Emersizzle Jun 30 @ 10:42 AM EDT
    A1: One of the best memories was recognizing growth by giving our students an experience and treating them like “royalty” with a principal’s limo ride and lunch at a Japanese steakhouse. Show them their potential #experiencesmatter #leadlap
  • bmilla84 Jun 30 @ 10:42 AM EDT
    A1b: My REAL memorable moment from this last week was finally being able to meet @burgessdave & @burgess_shelley at #getyourteachon!! These 2 have inspired me so much & have been a game changer for the world of education! ❤️☠️ #eduheroes #LeadLAP #REALedu
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:43 AM EDT
    So cool, Jove. #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @JoveStickel, @DawsonHollow
  • chbellomy Jun 30 @ 10:43 AM EDT
    Mine was noe EDU related, but self care and making time for our families is part of being able to give our best to S and T! #leadlap
    • Isham_Literacy Jun 30 @ 10:41 AM EDT
      A1 Not edu, but my son's wedding. #leadlap
      In reply to @TaraMartinEDU, @burgess_shelley, @BethHouf, @burgessdave
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:43 AM EDT
    Awww...heart you, Tamara. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @tamaraletter, @dbc_inc
  • coacheagan Jun 30 @ 10:43 AM EDT
    A1: attending a baseball game with students from our district and watching the excitement of such simple things for the Ss—many who had never been to a game #leadlap
  • RichHayzler Jun 30 @ 10:43 AM EDT
    Thanks to @burgess_shelley and @BethHouf for sharing our school's story on their website! https://t.co/FvNSwx5MVt #leadlap #tlap
    In reply to @burgess_shelley, @BethHouf
  • MrEugenePark Jun 30 @ 10:43 AM EDT
    Continued. This idea came after reading The Power of Moments. Welcoming our incoming Kinders. #LeadLAP
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 10:43 AM EDT
    Love this! So great!! I love how the Ss took ownership of their teaching! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @WallerALPHApack
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:43 AM EDT
    Yes, indeed. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @Hahne_Elyse
  • teaching_power Jun 30 @ 10:43 AM EDT
    A1) I enjoyed creating and watching my 5th graders “dance” their way out of the building on the last day of school. #LeadLAP
  • MrsRackleyCCMS Jun 30 @ 10:43 AM EDT
    A1: A “real” memorable moment for us...Decorating our school with over 1,000 pinwheels to remember a #Falcon who lost her fight...Sad day but amazing to show how #EveryFalconCounts and #KindnessMatters! #RealEDU #CCMS #LeadLAP #ProudPrincipal
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:44 AM EDT
    Q2: R-Relatable What activities or strategies do you use to learn about the students and staff you serve? #LEADlap #REALEdu @burgess_shelley @BethHouf @burgessdave
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 10:44 AM EDT
    Sometimes the greatest things come out of the small moments in our lives! Perfect! #leadlap #readedu
    In reply to @BGESTAT
  • BethHouf - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:44 AM EDT
    A1: Visiting all 186 upcoming 6th graders this summer! #LeadLAP @EricaJHogan
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:44 AM EDT
    Amazing, Jonathan. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @coacheagan
  • mexusmx Jun 30 @ 10:44 AM EDT
    Exactly. These are unforgettable experiences that forge real bonds and remind us of our shared humanity. #LeadLAP
    In reply to @burgessdave
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:44 AM EDT
    Our pleasure, Rich! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @RichHayzler, @BethHouf
  • JoveStickel Jun 30 @ 10:44 AM EDT
    A1b finally having the opportunity to meet @BethHouf in person she is an inspiration and a #eduhero #Leadlap
  • stevenhelmick Jun 30 @ 10:44 AM EDT
    A1: Always love getting in character for students! Here I was Peter Mousini, 1920s Italian Immigrant, that helped kick off immigration unit. #LeadLAP
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:44 AM EDT
    Q2 is here... #LeadLAP
  • Ryan7Read Jun 30 @ 10:44 AM EDT
    Meeting @burgess_shelley was a huge memorimal moment for me too. Including meeting @jedikermit @mrmatera @DonorsChoose @julnilsmith @tonyvincent @FelixJacomino @jmattmiller @ShakeUpLearning in person. #LeadLAP
    In reply to @bmilla84, @burgessdave, @burgess_shelley, @burgess_shelley, @jedikermit, @mrmatera, @DonorsChoose, @julnilsmith, @tonyvincent, @FelixJacomino, @jmattmiller, @ShakeUpLearning
  • joannavrteaches Jun 30 @ 10:44 AM EDT
    A1 helping newer teachers take steps to share their success with others and present at a conference-so proud them! #Leadlap
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:44 AM EDT
    Melt my heart to puddles, but oh so sweet. Sorry for your loss. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @MrsRackleyCCMS
  • teachtran Jun 30 @ 10:44 AM EDT
    WOW! That is so awesome & I'm sure the littles loved it! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @BethHouf, @EricaJHogan
  • principledlady Jun 30 @ 10:45 AM EDT
    A1: I got to honor my best friend of many years (30) at our annual teacher recognition event. She was selected as our district’s Teacher of the Year. #LeadLAP
  • BethHouf - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:45 AM EDT
    Time for Q2! #leadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:45 AM EDT
    That is the coolest thing ever! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @BethHouf, @EricaJHogan
  • texicegal Jun 30 @ 10:45 AM EDT
    A1: #LeadLAP watching my son, come share how to be a good sport on and off the field with these little aspiring athletes. They had great questions!
  • MrBeniak Jun 30 @ 10:45 AM EDT
    A1. Completed my masters program and closed on my first house. Stressful few weeks there but very exited #leadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:45 AM EDT
    Amazing, right?! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @JoveStickel, @BethHouf
  • MrEugenePark Jun 30 @ 10:45 AM EDT
    A1. A team of staff members participated in Lip Sync together to raise money for scholarships to go towards graduating seniors in our district. It was so much fun. #LeadLAP
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:45 AM EDT
    Love this quote from @TaraMartinEDU to remind us of the importance of building relationships and being relatable. #LeadLAP #REALedu
  • ASMILEwithAnna Jun 30 @ 10:45 AM EDT
    A1: A “real” memorable moment was meeting my i33 (Disney Acapella Group) friends from all over the world in person to sing together in front of the Walt Disney World castle in February! #LEADLap #REALedu
  • Ryan7Read Jun 30 @ 10:45 AM EDT
    A2: I use to have the "person project" early on when I had Ss create comic characters that were about them and their "why" powers. I later started using @Flipgrid as it was great to see who students were through their voices. #LeadLAP
  • glawlor130 Jun 30 @ 10:45 AM EDT
    A1: Watching our beautifuldaughter graduate from high school, happy for her but going to miss her when she heads off to uni #LeadLAP
  • ljsmith0414 Jun 30 @ 10:45 AM EDT
    #LeadLAP A1. Running around Boston and New York with 45 teenagers for 6 days.
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:46 AM EDT
    A freakin' book that is OWNING Amazon! So happy for you, friend! #leadlap #realedu
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:46 AM EDT
    This is awesome! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @MrEugenePark
  • BethHouf - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:46 AM EDT
    Loved that, Jove!! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @JoveStickel
  • Isham_Literacy Jun 30 @ 10:46 AM EDT
    A1 Becoming a part of the #4OCF book study on #voxer and it became a #PLF ! #4OCFpln #leadlap
  • MrsNealy23 Jun 30 @ 10:46 AM EDT
    A1: I was so proud to be able to see my oldest daughter graduate from high school! #LeadLAP
  • chbellomy Jun 30 @ 10:46 AM EDT
    A2: No. 1 strategy is ask questions, get personal and real, ask about families, ask about interests outside of work, share something about yourself! Share something that you might be struggling with, if it is appropriate. #LeadLAP
  • The_Groffice Jun 30 @ 10:46 AM EDT
    A1: The amazing school culture we made priority this year that led to the whole school coming out to see a staff tug of war! #leadlap
  • JoveStickel Jun 30 @ 10:46 AM EDT
    This was also a major highlight for our building and district https://t.co/vWkdmd3Apm. We had a great year so fortunate to be surrounded by great people #Leadlap
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:46 AM EDT
    LOVe this. I'll be there next year. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @MrsNealy23
  • bmiller_FSTS Jun 30 @ 10:46 AM EDT
    A2 I had students use Google Drawings in a 4th grade class to make a collage of all the things that represent them. I modeled with my own and I was able to make connections with students and learn about them. I also loving talking about my rabbits whenever 🐰 #LeadLAP
  • KristenDolen Jun 30 @ 10:46 AM EDT
    A2: This will be my first year as AP and this summer there have been opportunities for socials for the staff so I've been trying to go those. Also, been going out to support summer sports fundraisers from our athletes. #LeadLAP
  • mexusmx Jun 30 @ 10:46 AM EDT
    A2: As a new HOS, I met with each of the 150 Ts on staff & asked what they liked most about the school, what they would do if they were me to improve the school and what I should know about them. #leadLAP
  • teachtran Jun 30 @ 10:46 AM EDT
    A2: Dialogue that happens in informal settings - hallways, before meetings, staff gatherings, after school events, etc. Any opportunity to have REAL conversations matters. #LeadLAP
  • me1odystacy Jun 30 @ 10:46 AM EDT
    A1: I know my relationships & love for our Ss are REAL when, after just a week & a half, at our summer STEAM camp, the kids are running up for hugs & selfies. In those moments, I realize how much I adore them. #LeadLAP
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 10:47 AM EDT
    A2: At the start of the year, I survey staff to learn about their summer & their goals for the upcoming year so I can customize my PD experiences for them. How great if we did this for Ss as well! @Flipgrid would be excellent for this next year! #leadlap #realedu #iste18
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:47 AM EDT
    That sounds memorable! No doubt. :) #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @ljsmith0414
  • MrEugenePark Jun 30 @ 10:47 AM EDT
    A1. Last week we served as a staff at Ronald McDonald House. We wanted to serve together and model what service looks like for our kids and families. We cleaned, cooked and engaged with families. #LeadLAP
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:47 AM EDT
    YES YOU DID! And it is a great one at that! #LeadLAP
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 10:47 AM EDT
    Congratulations! Such an exciting time in your world! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @Isham_Literacy, @TaraMartinEDU, @burgess_shelley, @BethHouf, @burgessdave
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:47 AM EDT
    Love this idea, Brett! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @bmiller_FSTS
  • Emersizzle Jun 30 @ 10:47 AM EDT
    A2: We have done summer visits to encourage literacy & build relationships by going to our families homes in the community. Our front secretary joined in, which lead to a sign up sheet for staff to join me. It’s eye opening for the staff & breaks barriers #leadreader #leadlap
  • drmcclard Jun 30 @ 10:47 AM EDT
    Lance, K-4 principal in MO jumping in late. #leadlap
  • texicegal Jun 30 @ 10:47 AM EDT
    A2: listen, listen, listen and then be intentional and sincere with my engagement with the families. Often times they just want to feel heard #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:47 AM EDT
    Happy times. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @glawlor130
  • HartofLearning Jun 30 @ 10:47 AM EDT
    A2: I have class meetings weekly. Students must share a gratitude and may share a book suggestion. I think I will make that a must share next year to encourage more reading. #LeadLAP
  • burgessdave Jun 30 @ 10:47 AM EDT
    A2: In #tlap,I describe my first 3 days of school which have a real focus on "Relatable" activities. Day one is the Play Doh Lesson!!! Fun, creative, and we get learn about each other. #LeadLAP
  • MarisaEThompson Jun 30 @ 10:48 AM EDT
    A2 Fun Collaborative Challenges & observe, discuss interactions in 1st days, chat-compliment-ask questions. Let Ss ask me, laugh. #LEADlap
  • adrianag62 Jun 30 @ 10:48 AM EDT
    A2: We had a binder with a page for each staff member that included their favorite food, drink, colors, hobbies, etc. so that anyone could use it when they wanted to surprise them with a treat or a gift . #LeadLAP
  • coacheagan Jun 30 @ 10:48 AM EDT
    A2: being intentional in being visible in classrooms and dropping in on prep periods and admin offices to simply check in. Also using @voxer to constantly connect and foster relationships #leadlap
  • 3_DLeadership Jun 30 @ 10:48 AM EDT
    A2: best strategy - ask “what would make this the best class you’ve ever taken and my the best teacher you ever had this year?” Listen to the answers. If Ss are quiet, focus on the answers of THOSE students. apply those answers. #leadLAP
    In reply to @BethHouf
  • tishrich Jun 30 @ 10:48 AM EDT
    A1: Another REAL memorable moment was being chosen as @MSD549C Golden Pear HS teacher of the year for our district. So incredibly honored and humbled by this honor. #leadlap #REALedu #MLmagical
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:48 AM EDT
    This is a DEF Must that I steal each year from the Captain! LOVE it. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @burgessdave
  • JoveStickel Jun 30 @ 10:48 AM EDT
    A2 I love to talk to our atudents and staff. It is as simple as that visit rooms interact, learn names of our students have an open door and make time for PEOPLE first and foremost. I also ate lunch with our kiddos a couple of times a week this year #Leadlap
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 10:48 AM EDT
    Yes! REAL conversations make such a difference! It's incredible the walls that are torn down by a small conversation. So great! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @teachtran
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:48 AM EDT
    That counts for sure!! Beautiful. #LeadLAP
    In reply to @Isham_Literacy, @TaraMartinEDU, @BethHouf, @burgessdave
  • MrsRackleyCCMS Jun 30 @ 10:48 AM EDT
    A2: For me, this one has two parts. The first: be approachable, available, and willing to listen! The second: #FalconsCARE—community outreach projects connected to sparks (shared interests) of students and staff, one of my favorite things we do at #CCMS! #REALEdu #LeadLAP
  • teachtran Jun 30 @ 10:48 AM EDT
    I need to reread #tlap ! It's been a few years, but a good book deserves it! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @burgessdave
  • Ryan7Read Jun 30 @ 10:48 AM EDT
    I remember when I first read that in #TLAP and I had my old art teacher do the same in middle school way back when. #LeadLAP
    In reply to @burgessdave
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:48 AM EDT
    Love both parts! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @MrsRackleyCCMS
  • BethHouf - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:49 AM EDT
    A2: Summer welcome with new staff! Downtown tours yesterday! #LeadLAP
  • bmiller_FSTS Jun 30 @ 10:49 AM EDT
    Some #smartstarts #eduprotocols would rock here! #leadlap
    • MarisaEThompson Jun 30 @ 10:48 AM EDT
      A2 Fun Collaborative Challenges & observe, discuss interactions in 1st days, chat-compliment-ask questions. Let Ss ask me, laugh. #LEADlap
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:49 AM EDT
    Congrats, sis! You are incredible! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @tishrich, @MSD549C, @dbc_inc, @burgess_shelley, @burgessdave
  • drmcclard Jun 30 @ 10:49 AM EDT
    A2 we had staff bring in one item that symbolizes something important to them. We numbered them, had everyone guess what belonged to each person. Then we all explained why we brought in that item. Winner was most correct and earned a prize. #leadlap
  • MarisaEThompson Jun 30 @ 10:49 AM EDT
    A1 Watching my kids watch my husband help a stranger who needed help #LEADlap
  • AndeleeEspinosa Jun 30 @ 10:49 AM EDT
    A2: I am fortunate to have a group of about 12 students I follow all four years of high school. I make an effort to “touch” each one of they at least five times during the summer. It might be an email, remind text or dropping by summer school or workplace. #LEADlap #REALEdu
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:49 AM EDT
    So fun! I love how much you make everyone feel loved, Beth. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @BethHouf
  • kwiens62 Jun 30 @ 10:49 AM EDT
    A1: teaching an amazing group of students who will be our next Education Assistants. 😊#SD62EA #leadLAP #Inclusion
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:49 AM EDT
    Hi Angela. We are happy you found us! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @angiehuels, @TaraMartinEDU, @BethHouf, @burgessdave
  • BGESTAT Jun 30 @ 10:50 AM EDT
    A2: Booktalks -- mirrors, windows, & doors into getting to know staff & Ss as well as ourselves. #leadlap
  • Carlos_M_Lainez Jun 30 @ 10:50 AM EDT
    I've done a version of the name tag that @TechNinjaTodd has previously mentioned with teachers. It was a great way to break the ice when Ts first returned from break. Kept it visible so they would have something positive in times of need. #LeadLAP
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU, @burgess_shelley, @BethHouf, @burgessdave, @TechNinjaTodd
  • gameboydrew Jun 30 @ 10:50 AM EDT
    A2: I would say that one of my most effective strategies takes place during lunch. As we walk to the cafeteria, I select one student to walk with. During this time, I have a 1-to-1 discussion with the student about anything going on in his/her life. The students love it. #leadlap
  • Isham_Literacy Jun 30 @ 10:50 AM EDT
    A2 Conversations! In the hallway, before and after school, during lunch.....#LeadLAP
  • MelissaBalcom Jun 30 @ 10:50 AM EDT
    A2 When building relationships w/ staff, it’s helpful to know a little about their families and interests. We are doing the #SummerSelfieBingo game and I have loved getting a glimpse into teachers’ lives outside of school! #LeadLAP
  • teaching_power Jun 30 @ 10:50 AM EDT
    A2) I think a lot of being relatable is being there for them. Showing them that you care, having fun with them on the playground, sharing our mistakes and goals. Being a role model #LeadLAP
  • ASMILEwithAnna Jun 30 @ 10:50 AM EDT
    A2: I concentrate on being present in the moment and focus on asking purposeful questions during class, meetings, and conversations that break any preconceived assumptions. I ask questions that give me insight into their values, beliefs, frustrations, and goals. #LEADLap #REALedu
  • ljsmith0414 Jun 30 @ 10:50 AM EDT
    #LeadLAP A2. Many teachers lay down the lay with students on the first week. I take the week and create engaging activities to get to know them as a student and a learner. STEM or create a me collage, M&M sharing and 7 up writing are winners.
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:50 AM EDT
    It's the little things that make a big difference. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @Isham_Literacy
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 10:50 AM EDT
    To have admin show a genuine interest in our activities in and out of school definitely adds value to the relationship! I love that you do this! So important! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @KristenDolen
  • Isham_Literacy Jun 30 @ 10:50 AM EDT
    Same with my youngest son! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @MrsNealy23
  • stevenhelmick Jun 30 @ 10:50 AM EDT
    A2: I am a brand new principal and I am meeting with every staff member this summer to do an appreciative inquiry so I can understand the heartbeat of my school. #LeadLAP
  • bmilla84 Jun 30 @ 10:50 AM EDT
    A2: I use 2x10 strategy to spend time connecting w/ my Ss! I also love doing Friday Lunch Bunch to strengthen those relationships! With staff, we spend time discussing our passions & lots of team building! Loved our BYO scavenger hunt inspired by #LeadLAP! #REALedu
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:50 AM EDT
    This looks super fun! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @MelissaBalcom
  • The_Groffice Jun 30 @ 10:50 AM EDT
    A2: Just be engaged and present. Many things can take priority over face time. I try hard not to let them. #leadlap
  • bcampbell70 Jun 30 @ 10:51 AM EDT
    A2 Take the time to have conversations with kids and teachers, sit at lunch and just talk to them. Get to know them and establish that relationship. #leadlap #realedu
  • me1odystacy Jun 30 @ 10:51 AM EDT
    A2: We all do a #OneWord growth word for the yr. I love talking w Ts & Ss about their word. It lets me know what they value & how I can support their growth. #LeadLAP
  • MrEugenePark Jun 30 @ 10:51 AM EDT
    A2. I use the the following Acronym. The LOVE strategy. What you LOVE...you L-earn about, you O-serve, you V-alue and you E-mpower. This helps me to@focus on relationships and to LOVE our people. #LeadLAP
  • tishrich Jun 30 @ 10:51 AM EDT
    A2: I start the year off with this favorite things activity https://t.co/w0g556y1Gz and lots of team building activities to get to know my students https://t.co/CERD2cXA8E #REALedu #leadlap #MLmagical
  • principledlady Jun 30 @ 10:51 AM EDT
    A2: Use stories- tell your own and provide others the opportunity to share theirs. #LeadLAP
  • ASMILEwithAnna Jun 30 @ 10:51 AM EDT
    That is SO something I would do!!! How fun!! #LEADLap
    In reply to @stevenhelmick
  • HartofLearning Jun 30 @ 10:51 AM EDT
    A2: I try to make positive phone calls home to all students' families in the first few weeks, starting with the toughest kids. I look for anything they did right and make that connection early. #LeadLAP It makes tougher calls later easier.
    In reply to @texicegal
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 10:51 AM EDT
    Love this, Brett! What a great use of Google Drawings! #leadlap #realedu #iste18
    In reply to @bmiller_FSTS
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:52 AM EDT
    Q3: Relatable REAL Talk Treasures: 1. Value Individuality 2. Humble Inquiry 3. Listen to Learn 4. Empower 5. Provide Accountability 6. Open Exaltation Choose one and share how you implement this gem in your context. #LEADlap #REALedu @BethHouf @burgess_shelley @burgessdave
  • Emersizzle Jun 30 @ 10:52 AM EDT
    A2: We also invited our parents in to discuss our barriers and set our school improvement plan goals this summer. They were a huge part of the conversation setting our plan for next year #leadlap https://t.co/igWOQVZ39o
  • RichHayzler Jun 30 @ 10:52 AM EDT
    A2: I enjoying going to games and events that my students are doing in our community. Giving tours, individual meetings with parents, small group meetings with students. With my teachers, I love having fun with them! Comes down to building relationships! #leadlap
  • texicegal Jun 30 @ 10:52 AM EDT
    A2: I am borrowing an idea from @TechNinjaTodd where he has boards with “hi my name is” stickers in the middle. They are to build up others with random positive messages. I hope to put up for adults AND students. Of course, will intro with this cute shirt #LeadLAP
  • drmcclard Jun 30 @ 10:52 AM EDT
    A2 I am goi to steal an idea from #DITCHbook during #iste18. I think @rlfreedm or @SEANJFAHEY said they use @Flipgrid for students and parents to record their hopes and dreams for the following year. #leadlap
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:52 AM EDT
    Q3 is up... #LeadLAP
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 10:52 AM EDT
    "Often times they just want to feel heard." SO POWERFUL! Yes! I agree! Take time to listen! #realedu #leadlap
    In reply to @texicegal
  • bmiller_FSTS Jun 30 @ 10:52 AM EDT
    This is what it's ALL about. #LeadLAP #REALEdu
  • Mrs_Gilchrist Jun 30 @ 10:52 AM EDT
    With students: confer, confer, confer—and, most importantly, REALLY listen. Actually, with the teachers I coach, conferring and listening are essential, too. It's all about relationships. #leadlap
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU, @burgess_shelley, @BethHouf, @burgessdave
  • KristenDolen Jun 30 @ 10:53 AM EDT
    Yeah! It always meant a lot to me when I was a T! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @tamaraletter
  • SteinbrinkLaura Jun 30 @ 10:53 AM EDT
    A PIRATE is always looking for treasure, so this #tlap T is on the road with @dbc_inc ! What gems will I discover? What journey will you take? #RockNTheBoat #LeadLAP #MakeItReal
  • MrBeniak Jun 30 @ 10:53 AM EDT
    A2. We had a few staff potlucks this last year which helped build community because what better to bring people together than food. Planning on doing more next year. Would this work with students? Families? #leadLAP
  • DrLMNelson Jun 30 @ 10:53 AM EDT
    A2. We use challenge course type activities that are fun, yet employ authentic engagement! Minute to win it type games! #LEADlap
  • kat_goyette Jun 30 @ 10:53 AM EDT
    A2: To promote empathy, remind teachers to focus on students when we discuss assessment, I ask teachers to "go back in time", make a slide depicting their memories of assessment as K-12 student. Leads to great discussions, provides insight into staff learning styles. #LeadLAP
  • tishrich Jun 30 @ 10:53 AM EDT
    Loved this idea so much, I used it in my Favorite Things lesson https://t.co/w0g556y1Gz #leadlap #xplap #REALedu #MLmagical
    • burgessdave Jun 30 @ 10:47 AM EDT
      A2: In #tlap,I describe my first 3 days of school which have a real focus on "Relatable" activities. Day one is the Play Doh Lesson!!! Fun, creative, and we get learn about each other. #LeadLAP
  • MarciaMentor Jun 30 @ 10:54 AM EDT
    A3: #leadlap I value individuality by allowing choice in PD, goals, strategies, meetings, it’s all individualized based on the person I’m serving
  • Hahne_Elyse Jun 30 @ 10:54 AM EDT
    A2 listen to what your Ss and Ts/staff are saying. I love having everyone do heart maps or a slide to represent them too. #realedu #leadlap
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 10:54 AM EDT
    A3: Love these REAL Talk Treasures! I love #6 - Open Exaltation - I love to shine the spotlight on others and celebrate their accomplishments! I'm in awe when Ss and Ts step out of their comfort zones and try something new - so brave! #leadlap #realedu
  • teaching_power Jun 30 @ 10:54 AM EDT
    A3) I value individuality by allowing Ss choice in some activities. I also enjoy doing morning meeting in my class allowing my Ss to share and showcase what makes them tick #LeadLAP
  • mexusmx Jun 30 @ 10:54 AM EDT
    My older son graduated from college #Tarheels #Leadlap
    In reply to @Isham_Literacy, @MrsNealy23
  • Carlos_M_Lainez Jun 30 @ 10:55 AM EDT
    With Ss and Ts we've welcomed them to the campus by asking them to write a note on some trellises as they came into campus with the prompt ...on why they love our school as they came back from Christmas break. #LeadLAP
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU, @burgess_shelley, @BethHouf, @burgessdave, @TechNinjaTodd
  • KimSnodgrass Jun 30 @ 10:55 AM EDT
    ✨Hi, #LeadLAP Crew! Still enjoying Chicago today, can’t quite let go of it! Just wanted to pop in and say good morning! I loved meeting so many pirates at #ISTE18! And...I can’t pass up the opp. to share a GIF! (❤️ Layla the Pug)! @TaraMartinEDU #EduGIFs
  • drmcclard Jun 30 @ 10:55 AM EDT
    A3 my favorite is empowering others. The teachers and staff at @NorthJr2 and MV have amazing ideas. I want them to try them, so I try to empower them and offer support. #leadlap
  • JoveStickel Jun 30 @ 10:55 AM EDT
    A3 Empower In our building we really focus on making decisions as a group and collaborating with each other. I like to ask teachers for their thoughts and provide them the opportunities to run with their ideas. I let them know they are the experts and I believe in them #Leadlap
  • chbellomy Jun 30 @ 10:55 AM EDT
    A3: Value Individuality - I make a real effort to help teachers grow based upon their individual strengths, they don't need to clone the master T down the hall, they can be one using their own strengths and adapting strategies to their strength. #LeadLAP
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 10:55 AM EDT
    So great!! I’m a newbie in the Google Drawings world, so your post has inspired me to do more with that program! Let the kids roll with it! Love it! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @bmiller_FSTS
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:56 AM EDT
    I like this. Want to know more. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @Hahne_Elyse
  • kwiens62 Jun 30 @ 10:56 AM EDT
    A2: we start the year reading this book then we each bring in 3 “personal artifacts” to introduce ourselves to each other. It is always heartwarming. #SD62EA #leadLAP #Inclusion
  • Isham_Literacy Jun 30 @ 10:56 AM EDT
    Great read for the road! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @SteinbrinkLaura, @dbc_inc, @burgessdave, @KimSnodgrass, @MrsHankinsClass, @nankr1120, @TaraMartinEDU, @aaron_hogan, @hmarrs24, @Rdene915, @bethhill2829, @BethHouf
  • kat_goyette Jun 30 @ 10:56 AM EDT
    A2: I bring Starbucks to grade levels who have a planning day and donuts to IT. This helps build relationships, shows people they are valued. Conversations always ensue. #LeadLAP
  • MrEugenePark Jun 30 @ 10:56 AM EDT
    It was a great team building opportunity. We laughed a lot TOGETHER and a learned some serious dance moves. Win win. #Leadlap
    In reply to @burgess_shelley
  • BHenigSME Jun 30 @ 10:56 AM EDT
    A3: Hi, Becca Ins. Coach in San Diego area just jumping in. Empower: we focus on #PersonalizedPD at #SMETigerWay w #CYOEd time and ended the year w #SMEdCamp to let Ts teach others and also choose what they want to learn about #LeadLAP #REALEdu
  • bcampbell70 Jun 30 @ 10:56 AM EDT
    A3 #LeadLAP #REALedu I empower students and teachers to try new things, take risks, you'll probably fall down but get back up. I try to model this everyday myself.
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:56 AM EDT
    Ohhh....I want to be in your building. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @kat_goyette
  • adrianag62 Jun 30 @ 10:56 AM EDT
    A3: We used Garmston’s Norms of Collaboration as a basis for the creation of our own norms. They helped us talk about how to collaborate, inquire, share ideas and value each other in respectful and productive ways. #leadlap
  • bmiller_FSTS Jun 30 @ 10:56 AM EDT
    A3 Empower. Sometimes Ss and Ts need that little push to help them break barriers and push to new summits. Supporting others and believing in them can make all the difference #leadlap #REALedu
  • KristenDolen Jun 30 @ 10:56 AM EDT
    A3: As AP part of my duties also include athletics. I value individuality by not telling each coach, "You have to do it like this, and this, and this." I also like to ask deep questions to get staff to think and reflect. #LeadLAP
  • texicegal Jun 30 @ 10:56 AM EDT
    A3: value individuality: the role of choice has always been huge to me with students and adults. My early learning with #loveandlogic principles helps me put choice in academic contexts by letting Ss choose own books, activities and would like Ts to choose own PD. #LeadLAP
  • teachtran Jun 30 @ 10:56 AM EDT
    As a lead mentor: Listen to Learn - honor new T celebrations (highs) and concerns (lows) Empower - share resources to help Ts in their 1st year Provide Accountability - 2x/semester, new Ts go on learning walks. 2x/semester, I observe their classroom & provide feedback #LeadLAP
  • BethHouf - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:57 AM EDT
    A3: @EricaJHogan and I developed a feedback form for our upcoming 6th grade families. Looking forward to listening and learning from them to best serve our Kids. #LeadLAP
  • burgessdave Jun 30 @ 10:57 AM EDT
    A3 Valuing individuality can come from providing as much choice as possible... less prescriptive w/assignments & allowing kids a chance to explore some of their talents. passions, interests. More concerned w/learning...less with how they show it. #LeadLAP
  • HartofLearning Jun 30 @ 10:57 AM EDT
    Q3: I just finished PAX training. I am looking forward to adding Tootles (opposite of tattles) to my routine. I'll create a board of these for public exaltation. #LeadLAP
  • AndeleeEspinosa Jun 30 @ 10:57 AM EDT
    A3: Empower: I trust my team of 17 teachers and assistants to make common sense decisions for the students we serve. #InnovatorsMindset #LEADlap #REALedu
  • Ryan7Read Jun 30 @ 10:57 AM EDT
    A3: My computer programming #geniushour projects were amazing last year. My Ss created some amazing programs when they had freedom of choice in their coding. #LeadLAP
  • MarciaMentor Jun 30 @ 10:57 AM EDT
    Do your Students text you ? #muhsd #leadlap #tosachat
  • teaching_power Jun 30 @ 10:57 AM EDT
    A3) Cont. I empower many Ss. I often get some tough kids in my class but I always trust them and believe that they can do better than the years prior. I let them lead, give them jobs, and honestly have faith in them. They rise to the occasion! #LeadLAP
  • bmilla84 Jun 30 @ 10:57 AM EDT
    A3: I believe in empowering those around me!! I like to provide opportunities for my Ss to take control of their own learning & make their own discoveries! Additionally, I like to support my fellow Ts as they step up & take the lead!! We’re better together! #LeadLAP #REALedu
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:57 AM EDT
    A2 #REALYouSnaps at the beginning of the year! Great way to get to know the Ss. Ask @bmilla84 ... :) #leadlap #realedu Check out our collab here: https://t.co/P9panTVN0q
  • Mrs_Gilchrist Jun 30 @ 10:57 AM EDT
    Listen to Learn: Confer like a coach for empowering conversations https://t.co/sWLRNXPnH6 #LeadLAP #REALedu
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU, @BethHouf, @burgess_shelley, @burgessdave
  • tishrich Jun 30 @ 10:58 AM EDT
    A3: I love giving open exaltation by taking pics of Ts and Ss doing awesome stuff and sharing it out on Twitter, @Smore newsletter, at beginning of class, and giving f2f praise! So important we recognize each other and make people feel appreciated! #leadlap #REALedu #MLmagical
  • RealMrHudnall Jun 30 @ 10:58 AM EDT
    Every child deserves a champion, an adult who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection, and insists that they become the best that they can possibly be. #RitaPierson #Tedtalk #edchat #tlap #LeadLAP #kidsdeserveit #AspireLead https://t.co/qUPohBHUBV
  • joannavrteaches Jun 30 @ 10:58 AM EDT
    A3 empower! Helping others to discover their own strengths is empowering for them and for me. Yes, you can do this too! #Leadlap
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:58 AM EDT
    YEs to this! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @teaching_power
  • mexusmx Jun 30 @ 10:58 AM EDT
    A3: Listen to Learn would be the one that I try to focus on. In every meeting I have, I set aside my agenda and my preconceptions to truly see the issue through the eyes of the other person. #enlightening #leadLAP
  • RichHayzler Jun 30 @ 10:58 AM EDT
    A3: When students and teachers feel empowered there is no stopping what they can do in and out of the classroom. When they know they are supported they will take risks, challenge the status quo and push themselves beyond what they may be capable of. #leadlap
  • Emersizzle Jun 30 @ 10:58 AM EDT
    A3: We value and encourage choice and voice in our 5th grade students to build up their leadership before they move to middle school. They choose electives like band, robotics, sports, art and pottery #leadlap
  • marcihouseman Jun 30 @ 10:58 AM EDT
    I just love the “One book, One school” experience!! Building community memories! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @APLLynch, @BethHouf
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:58 AM EDT
    A to the MEN! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @burgessdave
  • coacheagan Jun 30 @ 10:58 AM EDT
    A3: I love using social media to give staff and Ss shoutouts to exalt the awesome work, learning, and celebrations happening #leadlap
  • stevenhelmick Jun 30 @ 10:58 AM EDT
    TRUTH! #leadlap
    • ASMILEwithAnna Jun 30 @ 10:54 AM EDT
      When you have fun, they have fun!
      In reply to @stevenhelmick
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:58 AM EDT
    Ohhh...please do share. Sounds incredible. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @BethHouf, @EricaJHogan
  • texicegal Jun 30 @ 10:59 AM EDT
    Ditto @burgessdave #LEADlap
    • burgessdave Jun 30 @ 10:57 AM EDT
      A3 Valuing individuality can come from providing as much choice as possible... less prescriptive w/assignments & allowing kids a chance to explore some of their talents. passions, interests. More concerned w/learning...less with how they show it. #LeadLAP
  • Carlos_M_Lainez Jun 30 @ 10:59 AM EDT
    A3 Listen to Learn. It is often expected that as administrators we have answers to everything. It is simply not feasible. Experience has taught me to listen to those that we get the opportunity to interact with. #LeadLAP
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU, @BethHouf, @burgess_shelley, @burgessdave
  • HartofLearning Jun 30 @ 10:59 AM EDT
    @EdcampUSA is the best way to let teachers choose their own PD. #LeadLAP
    In reply to @texicegal, @EdcampUSA
  • gameboydrew Jun 30 @ 10:59 AM EDT
    A3: I definitely value individuality. I remember having a teacher who didn’t value this. She told my mom I didn’t belong in GATE, although I had passed the exam. I do everything I can to not be like her! We have a Friday show-and-tell for starters! It’s a huge hit! #LeadLAP
  • MarisaEThompson Jun 30 @ 10:59 AM EDT
    A3 Last day Socratic of course-teaching-education. S talks had a real impact on me, peers, school. Books offer REAL talks each day #leadLAP
  • MrsSpinasClass Jun 30 @ 10:59 AM EDT
    A3: Open Exaltation: As a coach, I love to showcase the awesome talents of Ts. It's empowering to see such great work being done, highlight people's professional passions, and connect Ts to other Ts thru Handwritten notes, staff shoutouts, & Twitter! #LeadLAP #REALedu
  • ASMILEwithAnna Jun 30 @ 10:59 AM EDT
    A3: I value individuality by giving my students choices. They choose which story/poem/article they will read for each “-ism” unit for American Lit. They also have choices in modes of showing proficiency. #LEADLap #REALedu
  • Isham_Literacy Jun 30 @ 10:59 AM EDT
    A3 Our principal promoted the Anchor Award in which Ts were recognized by other Ts and passed it on! #LeadLAP
  • drmcclard Jun 30 @ 10:59 AM EDT
    A3 I want to use the compass @TaraMartinEDU writes about for my individual goal setting meetings I have w Ts. Ours are a little more loose and this can focus them. #realedu #leadlap
  • BethHouf - Moderator Jun 30 @ 10:59 AM EDT
    It was awesome! We did Wonder, Ugly and I Malala last year. #leadLAP
    In reply to @marcihouseman, @APLLynch
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 10:59 AM EDT
    My favorite part is celebrating all the baby steps leading up to the win! We are #bettertogether even when our role is sideline cheerleader! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @drmcclard
  • BGESTAT Jun 30 @ 10:59 AM EDT
    A3: Maker learning is a REAL game changer! #leadlap
  • MrsRackleyCCMS Jun 30 @ 10:59 AM EDT
    A3: I hope we have started on a pathway of valuing individuality by including more opportunities for #studentagency and #studentchoice in some of our curriculum changes! I’m excited to see what these opportunities hold for our students! #REALEdu #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 10:59 AM EDT
    YES to this, Carly! I like your coaching style, my friend. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @MrsSpinasClass
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:00 AM EDT
    Q4: E- Expose Vulnerability Describe a time you had to quiet the critics (be it real people or in your own mind) and make the jump! What was the impact of your splash upon those your serve? #LEADlap #REALEdu @BethHouf @burgess_shelley @burgessdave
  • me1odystacy Jun 30 @ 11:00 AM EDT
    A2: I can't forget our awesome "Welcome Back Geniuses!" @Flipgrid that we do each summer. ALL staff members record a response telling our Ss how excited they are to see them. It greets the Ss in a powerful way & gives them peak into our personalities. So cool! #TMGenius #LeadLAP
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 11:00 AM EDT
    Q4 is here... #LeadLAP
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:00 AM EDT
    TRUTH! You learn so much about Ss and Ts when you allow them time to explore and create! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @BGESTAT
  • Hahne_Elyse Jun 30 @ 11:01 AM EDT
    A3 People want to be celebrated & appreciated for what the Give and their heart. Empower others to show their hearts & best to give students a reason to come back. #realedu #leadlap
  • KristenDolen Jun 30 @ 11:01 AM EDT
    Yeah, it's been good... and they've been put together by Ts. Mini golf, eating at Pizza Hut for a volleyball fundraiser, and we're having a cook out on the Fourth. Family friendly so staff can bring their spouse/kids. It's been good to get new people plugged in! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @CherylWHunter
  • me1odystacy Jun 30 @ 11:01 AM EDT
    Yes! That's actually how it started. Each staff has their word framed & visible in their room. Helps each of us focus our energy on what matters to us. We loved it so much, we extended it to our Ss this year. #LeadLAP
    In reply to @DrLMNelson
  • kat_goyette Jun 30 @ 11:01 AM EDT
    A3: In accordance with #1, to celebrate variability I am sure to be explicit about the fact that collaboration does not equal cloning. We use a strengths based approach, valuing each members' individual strength and calling out the value of diversity of thought. #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:01 AM EDT
    It's pretty awsomesaucy, Lance! #leadlap #REALedu Can't wait to hear your thoughts after using REAL + #InnovatorsCompass! :)
    In reply to @drmcclard
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:01 AM EDT
    You are my people, Carly! YES! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @MrsSpinasClass
  • DrLMNelson Jun 30 @ 11:01 AM EDT
    A3. Empower! As a lead learner, I'm intentional in empowering others to step into leadership roles, color outside the lines, LEAP! #LeadLAP
  • me1odystacy Jun 30 @ 11:01 AM EDT
    Yes! Would love to see. Thanks! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @MarisaEThompson
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:01 AM EDT
    Love this. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @MrsRackleyCCMS
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:02 AM EDT
    That sounds fun. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @me1odystacy, @Flipgrid
  • burgessdave Jun 30 @ 11:02 AM EDT
    You can pick up #REALedu by @TaraMartinEDU right here: https://t.co/32vaoE8M6W May I also suggest you add a box of tissues to your @amazon order! #justsayin #LeadLAP #tlap #JoyfulLeaders #pd4uandme #leadupchat #edugladiators @dbc_inc #BookSnaps
  • Ryan7Read Jun 30 @ 11:02 AM EDT
    A4: I have to say I did this about 2 years ago. I had so many asking me: "How are robotics going to work for learning? They are a toy." After creating #STREAM with @Ozobot everyone was asking me: "how can I do that too?" #LeadLAP #robotedu
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:02 AM EDT
    Love coloring outside the lines--in my work world. ;) Not on coloring paper or images. hehe...#leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @DrLMNelson
  • Mrs_Gilchrist Jun 30 @ 11:02 AM EDT
    A3: Listen to Learn: Confer like a coach for empowering conversations 🌟 https://t.co/sWLRNXPnH6#LeadLAP #REALedu
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:03 AM EDT
    Ohhh - love this! Imagine if we had a Friday Passion Spotlight where students could showcase whatever they wanted to spotlight about themselves... now you have my wheels turning, Andrew! Awesome! #realedu #leadlap
    In reply to @gameboydrew
  • MrsSpinasClass Jun 30 @ 11:03 AM EDT
    Ohhhh I absolutely love this!! This is SUCH a great visual!! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @kat_goyette, @TaraMartinEDU
  • Fight4Mizzou Jun 30 @ 11:03 AM EDT
    A1: As part of a #GeniusHour project, we had a student team up with local law enforcement to learn about how to train K-9’s. They held a joint assembly at school and @ipdinfo even invited him to come and participate in an actual training! Powerful stuff! #LeadLAP #bereal
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU, @burgess_shelley, @BethHouf, @burgessdave, @ipdinfo
  • JoveStickel Jun 30 @ 11:03 AM EDT
    A4 we implemented a new system of intervention three years ago. The first year was pretty rough it was a work in progress and I was extremely hard on myself the first two years as we had some struggles. I had to reflect and remeber it was a marathon not a sprint #Leadlap
  • BHenigSME Jun 30 @ 11:03 AM EDT
    A4: Listening to see what the issue really is and if there is validity in the comments. Patience w those that take longer to adjust to change, focus on those who are being positive and celebrate/share their achievements! #LeadLAP #REALEdu
  • MrsRackleyCCMS Jun 30 @ 11:03 AM EDT
    A4: This year, we worked hard to #brandourschool to get the positive stories about our school out there! We wanted to focus on all the amazing things happening in our school more than our test scores! It was an awesome experience for us overall! #LeadLAP #REALEdu
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:04 AM EDT
    You're super good at this, Tisha. Always praising others openly. LOVE your for it. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @tishrich, @smore
  • me1odystacy Jun 30 @ 11:04 AM EDT
    It was SO MUCH FUN! We have over 7100 views & got great feedback from our community. You can check out last year's here: #LeadLAP https://t.co/ZEFfRT0otu
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU, @Flipgrid
  • chbellomy Jun 30 @ 11:04 AM EDT
    A4: A4: Changing the perception that if a S's P is not involved then they don't care. With ED families we have language barriers, transportation issues, night shifts, just because you are not getting what you want when you want doesn't mean they don't care #LeadLAP
  • bmilla84 Jun 30 @ 11:04 AM EDT
    A4: I think sharing on SM was a big step for me! I was on twitter for 2 years before I ever made my first tweet! Once I discovered the importance of telling my story, I haven’t stopped! I’ve been inspired by many educators here & hope I do that for others! #LeadLAP #REALedu
  • Emersizzle Jun 30 @ 11:04 AM EDT
    A4: ah, vulnerability. It’s hard to persevere in the eyes of a setback. I wrote this letter to my students after our school dropped this year #leadlap They put in incredible hard work and they deserve to hear that their scores don’t measure their worth https://t.co/z6u249ru8t
  • JoveStickel Jun 30 @ 11:05 AM EDT
    A4b we worked together as a group to find solutions to make it more effective for students and staff and I believe that people really buy into and believe in the concept. Our kids are improving #Leadlap
  • coacheagan Jun 30 @ 11:05 AM EDT
    A4: creating a PD model that allowed choice and was conference style with the 400 teacher’s choosing their sessions—reinvented PD in our district and has led to innovation in PD and away from sit-n-get #leadlap
  • texicegal Jun 30 @ 11:05 AM EDT
    A4: I just posted about this. Blogging. It’s scary, transparent, vulnerable, liberating and yet fulfilling to share good things with others. I worried I was being too bold or that no one would care to read. I would post and then delete. But I’m committed to keep trying. #LeadLAP
  • JanalynTaylor Jun 30 @ 11:05 AM EDT
    #leadlap A3 Empower! Give Ts support to create, learn, grow, succeed!
  • joannavrteaches Jun 30 @ 11:05 AM EDT
    A4 stepping out of traditional teaching box was challenged by status quo for some time. Perseverance paid off and found tribe with visionaries. Eventually saw others taking steps. Everyone has their comfort level- adjusts differently. #Leadlap
  • stevenhelmick Jun 30 @ 11:05 AM EDT
    I’m a firm believer in this. If you don’t share your story then someone else will! #leadlap
  • MrsSpinasClass Jun 30 @ 11:05 AM EDT
    This is amazing!!! There's nothing more powerful that writing your own narrative and sharing the greatness. Way to go!!! #goals #LeadLAP #REALEdu
    In reply to @MrsRackleyCCMS
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:05 AM EDT
    Sounds super fun, Marci. #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @marcihouseman, @APLLynch, @BethHouf
  • HartofLearning Jun 30 @ 11:05 AM EDT
    A4: Sometimes it's not critics of me, but of admin or the system. I listen, but purposefully do not join the conversation. I do look for ways to make the systems better. I try to talk about things that are going right. #LeadLAP
  • WallerALPHApack Jun 30 @ 11:05 AM EDT
    A3: EMPOWER! Empowering Ss of all ability levels to be self-advocates and self-determined in their own learning is a PRIORITY.When I lesson plan these concepts are always embedded in everything we do! I guide, but they learn to lead, and they learn so much more! #leadlap #REALedu
  • BGESTAT Jun 30 @ 11:06 AM EDT
    A4: Recently listened to @jasontoddgreen who challenged us to be vulnerable by asking ourselves about what we are willing to learn & unlearn to foster authentic generativity. #leadlap
  • Isham_Literacy Jun 30 @ 11:06 AM EDT
    A4 I tried starting a conversation with our campus staff by posting a Question of the Week on #flipgrid . Shared the task with another coworker. We had some response, but we will persevere and continue the concept next school year. #leadlap
  • Hahne_Elyse Jun 30 @ 11:06 AM EDT
    Either have staff utilize google slides and make it theirs. Then use a slide show to discover eachother and their uniqueness. It’s really cool to see the differences and similarities. #realedu #leadlap
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU
  • gameboydrew Jun 30 @ 11:06 AM EDT
    A4: Last summer, I had just completed my second year of teaching. SDSU informed me that I had been selected to give an Ed Talk. I couldn't figure out why I deserved this recognition! I went back and forth in my head. Ultimately, I did it! https://t.co/45MpNcnmCU #LEADLAP
  • KristenDolen Jun 30 @ 11:06 AM EDT
    A4: When I first decided to "leave the classroom" my brain told me I was inadequate, especially going from a MS T to an elem IC. But it was my biggest year for growth and I learned a lot about myself and others! Silly brain! #LeadLAP
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:06 AM EDT
    A4: Sometimes we are our worst critics! My greatest critic is fear and boy, what a year it's been overcoming THAT! Whether diving in as a keynote speaker, sending in a book proposal, or changing schools for next year, having a PLN cheer you on means the WORLD! #leadlap #realedu
  • kat_goyette Jun 30 @ 11:07 AM EDT
    A4: I had a teacher who wanted sit-and-get PD rather than time to explore the interactive resources I provided and then create based on individual teaching context. Fortunately, superintendent was on my side and we moved forward, received great feedback from others. #LeadLAP
  • coacheagan Jun 30 @ 11:07 AM EDT
    4b: starting Instagram, Twitter, YouTube channel etc in our district last few years—has been a game-changer, but definitely unsure if would be well received #leadlap
  • tishrich Jun 30 @ 11:07 AM EDT
    A4: Quieted the critics in my own mind and spent this past year writing my first book #MLmagical to be released this Fall! 💫✨ So grateful to @dbc_inc for believing in me and giving me this amazing opportunity to share my story! ☠️❤️ #LeadLAP #REALedu #tlap #xplap
  • drmcclard Jun 30 @ 11:07 AM EDT
    A4 I wanted coding clubs and Mystery Skype for students. Ts were stretched thin, so I created a club. I also let a second grader create a Fantasy Football club. Some were skeptical, but several boys looked forward to school bc of the club. #leadlap
  • bmiller_FSTS Jun 30 @ 11:07 AM EDT
    A4 This past week I started blogging again. I was fortunate to meet Vicky Davis at #iste18 and she told me to own my ideas and share them. So I stopped making excuses for myself and started typing! #REALEdu #LeadLAP
  • WallerALPHApack Jun 30 @ 11:07 AM EDT
    Genuis Hour and/or other time set aside for student choice in learning projects should be the new prescribed curriculum embedded in every master schedule in every school! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @Ryan7Read
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:08 AM EDT
    Q5: A- Approachable What’s your brand? What do you hope others see in you that makes you approachable? #LEADlap #REALedu @BethHouf @burgess_shelley @burgessdave
  • texicegal Jun 30 @ 11:08 AM EDT
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:08 AM EDT
    A4 Turn in my #REALedu book! It was as scary as H#@$! Ask @burgessdave ... Shoot, he wrote about it in my foreword. Read about it in the link below. I had to slay that dragon! #leadlap #REALedu ☠️👉🏼https://t.co/D1KiitJsn0
  • teachtran Jun 30 @ 11:08 AM EDT
    A4: 5 yrs. ago, a school I served at made me feel like I was not fit to be an educator. I actually resigned and decided to go into another field. It's 2018, here I am...still an educator! I squashed the pesky voice in my head that told me I wasn't enough. #LeadLAP
  • ASMILEwithAnna Jun 30 @ 11:08 AM EDT
    A4: I need to quiet the inner-critic everyday! 🙊 One specific time that comes to mind is when I joined Twitter. My inner-critic told me that no one would care about what I had to share. What I have learned here for this PLN has re-motivated me in my enthusiasm #LEADLap #REALedu
  • teaching_power Jun 30 @ 11:08 AM EDT
    A4) I remember my 1st year teaching 5th. I was a 2nd year T &had no idea what I was doing. I recall looking up &down my hallway & I had no1 who was like me. I was loud,silly,I dressed up & had Ss on missions. I kept going & was given T of the month by a Ss. #LeadLAP
  • MrsSpinasClass Jun 30 @ 11:08 AM EDT
    A4: Right now my district is taking the plunge and developing a beautiful, team-developed linguistically & culturally responsive MTSS protocol. The work is INCREDIBLE and I'm lucky to work with a truly empowering team of teacher-leaders who truly embody professionalism. #LEADlap
  • HartofLearning Jun 30 @ 11:08 AM EDT
    I love the weekly email newsletter from @OHPS_Super @OakHarborPS about the great things happening in our district. #LeadLAP
    In reply to @MrsSpinasClass, @MrsRackleyCCMS, @OHPS_Super, @OakHarborPS
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:08 AM EDT
    A4: When we expose vulnerability, we allow others to see that we are human, too. We make mistakes. We bruise and bleed. We survive. We get back up and try again! I wrote a little about valuing vulnerability here: https://t.co/tsVas9kdfc #leadlap #realedu #iste18
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 11:08 AM EDT
    Q5 has arrived.. #LeadLAP
  • kwiens62 Jun 30 @ 11:08 AM EDT
    A4: I need to quiet the “inner critic” every time I decide to share a new graphic. I worry that it could be better, there will be a mistake in it or someone will disagree with the message. I take a deep breath and share anyway. #Inclusion #leadLAP https://t.co/tuPsugWZJn
  • rgregory331 Jun 30 @ 11:08 AM EDT
    Adding to the summer list and ordering now @TaraMartinEDU thx for sharing @burgessdave #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:08 AM EDT
    Agreed! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @tamaraletter
  • MrsRackleyCCMS Jun 30 @ 11:08 AM EDT
    Yes! I started a blog this year too! I had all the same feelings...But, I love it! This is a great example of taking a risk! Stay with it! It is a great way to showcase the awesome things happening in your school! #REALEdu #LeadLAP
    In reply to @texicegal
  • Mrs_Gilchrist Jun 30 @ 11:09 AM EDT
    A4: When I first joined my current middle school, there was a huge focus on reading levels.😫 Ss could only read from specific bins. I went against that tide and advocated for agency. Now, there are no bins and they are empowered to read what they love. #LeadLAP #kidsarepeopletoo
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:09 AM EDT
    We can't wait to read it, girl! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @tishrich, @dbc_inc, @burgessdave, @burgess_shelley, @MSD549C, @wenders88, @ErinKCasey
  • MarisaEThompson Jun 30 @ 11:09 AM EDT
    A4 99% of critics are whisper-quiet making each jump easier & easier! I have met so many amazing colleagues, parents, and students. I know my students better, my purpose better, and I wake up excited to go help out at work each day! We collaborate now across sites. FUN. #leadlap
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:09 AM EDT
    YES! Your insights are GREAT, Anna! I think that's a common critic: "Nobody needs to hear what I have to say." Completely FALSE! We can learn SO MUCH from you! #realedu #leadlap
    In reply to @ASMILEwithAnna
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:09 AM EDT
    Good job, Donna. Glad you are here. #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @teachtran
  • MrDougCampbell Jun 30 @ 11:10 AM EDT
    The easiest way to make others comfortable around you? - SMILE. #LeadLAP
  • MrsRackleyCCMS Jun 30 @ 11:10 AM EDT
    YES! Exactly! I loved the opportunity to share what was happening in our school—so many amazing things that could easily have been hidden under a cloud of test scores! #REALEdu #LeadLAP
    In reply to @stevenhelmick
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:10 AM EDT
    I'm so glad you're a part of my PLFamily, Anna. The friendships we build here are REAL! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @ASMILEwithAnna
  • bmiller_FSTS Jun 30 @ 11:10 AM EDT
    A5 as a newer eCoach, I want my colleagues to see me as someone who is genuine and student-driven. Everything I do is for them. #REALEdu #LeadLAP
  • tishrich Jun 30 @ 11:10 AM EDT
    Thank you! So super excited! #MLmagical #REALexu #leadlap
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU, @dbc_inc, @burgessdave, @burgess_shelley, @MSD549C, @wenders88, @ErinKCasey
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 11:10 AM EDT
    Well done, Tonya! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @Mrs_Gilchrist
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:10 AM EDT
    Yes...a real pirate! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @teaching_power
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:11 AM EDT
    So very true! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @tamaraletter
  • MrsSpinasClass Jun 30 @ 11:11 AM EDT
    #Goals This is on my professional bucket list!!! This summer I plan to start writing but I'm so intimidated! I'm constantly inspired and motivated when I see amazing leaders like you and all the Pirate camp going for it! #LEADlap
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU, @burgessdave
  • teaching_power Jun 30 @ 11:11 AM EDT
    A4) I have always wanted to write about my experiences but never felt like I had any good ideas. I always felt like maybe I was too new as a teacher to share or my ideas weren’t good enough. I finally pushed my fears aside and started presenting in my dist and blogging #LeadLAP
  • ASMILEwithAnna Jun 30 @ 11:11 AM EDT
    Thank you, Tamara! You all inspire me so much that I am here early on a Saturday morning with my enthusiastic pants on! #LeadLAP #REALedu
    In reply to @tamaraletter
  • texicegal Jun 30 @ 11:11 AM EDT
    A5: I think being “approachable” is my number 1 goal when building relationships with being “relatable” as number 2. If you can’t even begin the conversations, you can’t move forward. It’s easy to seem closed off when things get busy so it takes effort. #LeadLAP
  • me1odystacy Jun 30 @ 11:11 AM EDT
    A4: It's modeling vulnerability & empowering those on my team to be vulnerable. We value risk-taking, are REAL about, when you choose to be different, there will be critics. We have shared WHY, support one another, realize that challenges are just opportunities to grow. #LeadLAP
  • teachtran Jun 30 @ 11:11 AM EDT
    Thank you, Tara! #LeadLAP That means a lot!
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU
  • kat_goyette Jun 30 @ 11:11 AM EDT
    A5: I reject a one size fits all approach and seek to meet teachers where they are at. I tell them I am not asking them to throw out all the great things they are doing in the classroom, but to "level up" by trying one new thing at a time. Success breeds success. #LeadLAP
  • burgessdave Jun 30 @ 11:11 AM EDT
    Thanks, Rhonda!! #LeadLAP #REALedu
    In reply to @rgregory331, @TaraMartinEDU
  • Ryan7Read Jun 30 @ 11:11 AM EDT
    A5: That's a really good question. I have always been known as the "people" person, but apparently that was a turn off since I was too sociableSo for me I am more willing to listen and then show new ideas and show that they don't go always go right the first time #LeadLAP
  • KristenDolen Jun 30 @ 11:11 AM EDT
    A5: I hope others see my authenticity and my faith. I hope they see that I love people. #LeadLAP
  • mexusmx Jun 30 @ 11:12 AM EDT
    A5: My formula is: listen intensely+ assume positive intent + show compassion - remove judgement from the equation with humility. #leadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:12 AM EDT
    Wow! These are incredible! Please do quiet that inner cretic and share them with the world. We love them! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @kwiens62
  • ASMILEwithAnna Jun 30 @ 11:12 AM EDT
    Me too, Tara! I cannot express enough how much you all inspire me to focus on what is meaningful and possible, not just in my classroom, but in my relationships with people in my life. #LeadLAP #REALedu
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU
  • DrLMNelson Jun 30 @ 11:12 AM EDT
    https://t.co/YlaT9du6aT my head, I wear this billboard around me that says two things.. 1. Are WE doing what's best for kids? 2. How may I serve you? #leadlap
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:12 AM EDT
    A5: It sounds kind've simple, but I just like being nice. :) I truly believe we have the power to change the world for good with kindness! Here are a few examples of kindness from this week: https://t.co/EmQqlpHXMG #leadLAP #realedu #passionforkindness
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:12 AM EDT
    YES! Thank you, Tonya! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @Mrs_Gilchrist
  • drmcclard Jun 30 @ 11:12 AM EDT
    If you haven’t picked up #REALEdu, do yourself a favor and get it now! Even my 1yr old loves it! #leadlap #TLAP
  • MarisaEThompson Jun 30 @ 11:12 AM EDT
    OneWord Videos by 10th Graders; beautiful synthesis, writing, reflection, voice, optimism, technology, creativity. We LOVED this! #leadLAP https://t.co/y6F6eGziPq
  • MrsRackleyCCMS Jun 30 @ 11:12 AM EDT
    This year, I started using @Wakelet to share all of the great things we were doing on social media! I published a new wake every Friday before I left the building! It was an awesome tool to showcase our branding efforts! #LeadLAP #REALEdu @TaraMartinEDU @burgessdave
    In reply to @HartofLearning, @MrsSpinasClass, @OHPS_Super, @OakHarborPS, @wakelet, @TaraMartinEDU, @burgessdave
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:13 AM EDT
    Yay! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @teaching_power
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:13 AM EDT
    Good for you, Donna! It's disheartening to have your passion pushed by another, but I am so glad you persevered! #realedu #leadlap
    In reply to @teachtran
  • annette_mia Jun 30 @ 11:13 AM EDT
    A servant leader with heart ❤️ #Leadlap
    In reply to @burgess_shelley
  • MrsRackleyCCMS Jun 30 @ 11:13 AM EDT
    This year, I started using @Wakelet to share all of the great things we were doing on social media! I published a new wake every Friday before I left the building! It was an awesome tool to showcase our branding efforts! #LeadLAP #REALEdu
    In reply to @drmcclard, @jmattmiller, @wakelet
  • teachtran Jun 30 @ 11:13 AM EDT
    A5: ZEN the name. Grace is the game. I hope others know that I am a judgement free zone & LOVE to listen, lift, and love #EverybodyAlways. But I also keep it real! #LeadLAP
  • mexusmx Jun 30 @ 11:14 AM EDT
    Modeling vulnerability is so important. You can see others connect with you and let their guard down. #LEADLAP
    • me1odystacy Jun 30 @ 11:11 AM EDT
      A4: It's modeling vulnerability & empowering those on my team to be vulnerable. We value risk-taking, are REAL about, when you choose to be different, there will be critics. We have shared WHY, support one another, realize that challenges are just opportunities to grow. #LeadLAP
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:14 AM EDT
    You slayed LOTS of dragons writing and sharing your book with the world! Your words inspire! I was so blessed by the stories you shared - oh, how they inspired me to keep going, too! #realedu #leadlap
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU, @burgessdave
  • JoveStickel Jun 30 @ 11:14 AM EDT
    A5 I believe my brand to be my care and compassion for others and my desire to show appreciation for who they are, what they do, and how they treat others #Leadlap
  • teachtran Jun 30 @ 11:14 AM EDT
    A5: ZEN's the name. Grace is the game. I hope others know that I am a judgement free zone & LOVE to listen, lift, and love #EverybodyAlways. But I also keep it real! #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:14 AM EDT
    awwwww...melt my heart to puddles, Lance! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @drmcclard
  • HartofLearning Jun 30 @ 11:14 AM EDT
    A5: People know I care. I make a point of scheduling time to make positive phone calls home. I calendar visiting colleagues each day at the beginning of the year before or after school just to check-in and listen. #Leadlap
  • annette_mia Jun 30 @ 11:14 AM EDT
    A servant leader with heart ❤️ #Leadlap
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU, @BethHouf, @burgess_shelley, @burgessdave
  • MelissaBalcom Jun 30 @ 11:14 AM EDT
    A5 A smile! 😁 #LEADlap
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:14 AM EDT
    Yes! The world needs to be inspired by YOU, Brett! So glad you are blogging again! #realedu #leadlap
    In reply to @bmiller_FSTS
  • coacheagan Jun 30 @ 11:14 AM EDT
    A5: I have an open-door policy and am super responsive and listen to anyone who wants to talk—one of the biggest though: king of positivity and finding solutions #leadlap
  • bcampbell70 Jun 30 @ 11:14 AM EDT
    A5 I am genuine. I want others to know I'm "real" and always approachable. Kids know when something is not "real". Teachers and staff at my building take pride in being "Real". #LeadLAP #RealEdu #MCLeads
  • dlguerin1 Jun 30 @ 11:14 AM EDT
    #LeadLAP A5- I hope they see that I am genuine
  • CoriOrlando1 Jun 30 @ 11:14 AM EDT
  • WallerALPHApack Jun 30 @ 11:14 AM EDT
    A4:Had a "lets get real" chat w/a parent,reminded although their kiddo is destined for greatness they are only 8!Kids need time to process their learning,apply it,generalize it & those things happen thru experiences, it does not mean something is wrong w/them! #leadlap #REALedu
  • BHenigSME Jun 30 @ 11:14 AM EDT
    A5: I think Ts see me as someone on their side and a support in any way they need. I try to keep it real and not sugar coat things. I let them know that it's ok if they don't know how to do something and we figure things out together. #LeadLAP #REALEdu
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:14 AM EDT
    I'm loving me some @wakelet too. #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @MrsRackleyCCMS, @HartofLearning, @MrsSpinasClass, @OHPS_Super, @OakHarborPS, @wakelet, @burgessdave, @wakelet
  • teachtran Jun 30 @ 11:15 AM EDT
    Thank you for your words @JoveStickel! I am better bc of people like you sharing the love! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @JoveStickel, @JoveStickel
  • MrsSpinasClass Jun 30 @ 11:15 AM EDT
    A5: I LOVE this question. I want to be seen as an encourager, a motivator, a dreamer, a cheerleader, a tryer of new things, an advocate (for Ss, Ts, and Parents) & a collaborator. #LeadLAP #REALedu
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:15 AM EDT
    Oh my goodness, our all-boys classes would LOVE a Fantasy Football club! I would love more info if you would be willing to share! This is SO COOL! #realedu #leadlap
    In reply to @drmcclard
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:15 AM EDT
    Thanks, Tamara. It was one of the hardest things I've done in a while. #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @tamaraletter, @burgessdave
  • tishrich Jun 30 @ 11:15 AM EDT
    A5: I hope people would see me as a genuine, joy-filled educator that is passionate about making learning MAGICAL! #MLmagical #REALedu #leadlap #tlap #xplap
  • teachtran Jun 30 @ 11:15 AM EDT
    Thank you, Tamara! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @tamaraletter
  • ljsmith0414 Jun 30 @ 11:15 AM EDT
    #LeadLAP A5. I hope people can see it is all about the students. From planning, relationships, lessons, goals, feedback, or results from learning. What is the best we can do to help STUDENTS be successfull?
  • BethHouf - Moderator Jun 30 @ 11:15 AM EDT
    Sorry to leave the party early today, so loved learning with you all! Have an awesome weekend and 4th! Remember the #LEADlap hashtag is open 24/7! Thank you @TaraMartinEDU for leading us today!
  • drmcclard Jun 30 @ 11:15 AM EDT
    A5 I hope my brand is that I always want to get better & others feel they can approach me w ideas or suggestions for us to try. I want Ss to view going to the principal as a good thing. Even when there is a issue, I want them to look back and say I helped them succeed. #leadlap
  • teachtran Jun 30 @ 11:16 AM EDT
    Thank you, Andrew!! People like you inspire me to keep going! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @gameboydrew
  • JanalynTaylor Jun 30 @ 11:16 AM EDT
    #leadlap Q5 Hope they see a warm smile and ability to empathize and kindness. When there is a difference in language with many of our parents, a warm smile can go far.
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:16 AM EDT
    Q6 Learning through Life Describe your “whats” —your heart healthy salt—that seasons the world and inspires those you serve. #LEADlap #REALedu @BethHouf @burgess_shelley @burgessdave
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:16 AM EDT
    I am SO excited to read you book, Tisha!! #MLmagical is on my must-have list FOR SURE! Your book needs to be on every bookshelf! It's going to be AMAZING!! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @tishrich, @dbc_inc, @burgessdave, @burgess_shelley, @MSD549C, @TaraMartinEDU, @wenders88, @ErinKCasey
  • teaching_power Jun 30 @ 11:16 AM EDT
    A5) My brand I guess would be crazy hockey teacher...who isn’t afraid to dance it out! Lol I try to be approachable by being willing to help others &give my time to create and help with school events. I’m on the leadership team &I try to help the school the best I can #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:16 AM EDT
    smiles are small but mighty! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @MelissaBalcom
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 11:16 AM EDT
    Q6 is here... #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:16 AM EDT
    Yes. Love this, Bryan. #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @bcampbell70
  • texicegal Jun 30 @ 11:16 AM EDT
    Me too. Need to go bargain mirror shopping! Thanks for a great and quick chat! #Leadlap
    In reply to @BethHouf, @TaraMartinEDU
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:16 AM EDT
    You bring sparkle to my world already! #realedu #leadlap
    In reply to @tishrich
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:17 AM EDT
    Thanks, Carly--and what a brand! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @MrsSpinasClass
  • Ryan7Read Jun 30 @ 11:17 AM EDT
    A6: Despite the many problems and dark days, I keep trying. I have had my Ss tell me I am inspiring because they have seen things complete blown up in my face. Sometimes even literally and other Ts try as a result too. #LeadLAP
  • MarisaEThompson Jun 30 @ 11:17 AM EDT
    A5 #unlimitEDteacher I believe in an unlimited education. I believe we, as teachers, have made these limitations we now try to escape. I believe we imagine more limitations which keep us from trying. I believe in removing limitations to improve learning for our students #LeadLAP
  • bmilla84 Jun 30 @ 11:17 AM EDT
    A5: I hope that others can see that I’m passionate, committed, & open! I want others to feel that they can come to me for ideas & support! My biggest thing is I want people to “Just Do YOU”! I hope that I model being the best version of me! Don’t try to compre! #LeadLAP #REALedu
  • AndeleeEspinosa Jun 30 @ 11:17 AM EDT
    I hope my team members see me as supportive and empowering. It’s my job to provide resources and support when they need to climb a mountain. I want them to take risks and be solid teacher leaders #LEADlap #REALedu
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:17 AM EDT
    This is SO YOU, Lance! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @drmcclard
  • kat_goyette Jun 30 @ 11:17 AM EDT
    Hey #LeadLAP, I invite you to join our global network of #EDULeaders. Visit https://t.co/IOnnoHUAEO for resources & searchable database of leaders to connect with, and/or sign up to share insight with our network.
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:17 AM EDT
    LOVE! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @teaching_power
  • coacheagan Jun 30 @ 11:17 AM EDT
    A5b: I want everyone to know I will always make and support decisions that are best for kids and support a #cultureofyes where risk-taking and new ideas are supported #leadlap
  • JoveStickel Jun 30 @ 11:17 AM EDT
    A6 I really think it is my passion for people and my genuine desire for them to grow and be inspired to take risks and connect with others #Leadlap
  • HartofLearning Jun 30 @ 11:18 AM EDT
    A5: Approaching new staff and telling substitutes, "Thanks for being here," creates a culture others can approach me. Listen, but don't spread negativity. Some need to vent; if I do, it's in a journal, not to colleagues. #LEADLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:18 AM EDT
    I totally see hat in you, Brandi! You're amazing, friend. #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @bmilla84
  • drmcclard Jun 30 @ 11:18 AM EDT
    A6 the reason I push so hard is that we don’t have time to wait. Let’s move now! I haven’t accomplished all the things I wanted for my school when my daughter was in K, now she is in another school (6th). We can’t let Ss miss on opportunity. #leadlap
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:18 AM EDT
    A6: My heart-healthy salt is believing that every single person reading this tweet has value, has purpose, has something to share that can make this world a better place. Let's work together to discover what that is then sprinkle it EVERYWHERE! #leadlap #realedu
  • kwiens62 Jun 30 @ 11:18 AM EDT
    A5: I believe everyone is doing the best they can. I hope people sense that from me and know that I believe in them and want to help remove any barriers in their way to keep doing well or to do even better. I want people to sense curiosity, compassion & kindness from me. #leadLAP
  • burgessdave Jun 30 @ 11:18 AM EDT
    Don't miss #LeadLAP next Saturday (7/7) at 9:30am CST as the amazing @mandyeellis joins to discuss building a culture of readers the PIRATE way! Her new book #LeadLIT is incredible! https://t.co/dZLLrheIQx #tlap @dbc_inc @BethHouf @burgess_shelley
  • JoveStickel Jun 30 @ 11:18 AM EDT
    @TaraMartinEDU this has been a great chat this morning wanted to thank you. #Leadlap
  • KristenDolen Jun 30 @ 11:18 AM EDT
    A6: Ditto! And seeing the fruition keeps me going! #LeadLAP
    • JoveStickel Jun 30 @ 11:17 AM EDT
      A6 I really think it is my passion for people and my genuine desire for them to grow and be inspired to take risks and connect with others #Leadlap
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:19 AM EDT
    Yes! We are #bettertogether! Love it, Becca! #realedu #leadlap
    In reply to @BHenigSME
  • SarahSajohnson Jun 30 @ 11:19 AM EDT
    Hey #LeadLAP just jumping in. Great topic with @TaraMartinEDU and #REALEdu! Love this question: A5: Hope they see an empathetic, nonjudgmental ear who is willing to hear their story and support their journey! #LeadLAP
  • JazmineLFrias Jun 30 @ 11:19 AM EDT
    A5: By getting to know my each through an investment in relationships. Also, by shining a light on my high admiration for Ts through appreciation, celebration, and recognition of the transformational work they do for students every day. #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:19 AM EDT
    We will miss you. :) #leadlap #REALEdu I got the wheel, though. The crew is in safe hands.
    In reply to @BethHouf
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 11:19 AM EDT
    Glad you could pop in and say hello, Sarah. #LeadLAP
    In reply to @SarahSajohnson, @TaraMartinEDU
  • MrsRackleyCCMS Jun 30 @ 11:19 AM EDT
    A5: I hope that we are always thinking of our students first, making sure that #EveryFalconCounts and showing that #KindnessMatters in all that we do! We are educating students—children...We need to remember the humanity in what we do! #REALEdu #LeadLAP
  • ASMILEwithAnna Jun 30 @ 11:19 AM EDT
    A5: My brand is A SMILE. I hope that students and staff know that having A SMILE invites them into conversation and experience. #LEADLap #REALedu #TeachingWithASMILE
  • gameboydrew Jun 30 @ 11:19 AM EDT
    A5: I hope others see that I am willing to learn and try things out. I don't act like I know everything. I am humble and willing to share, collaborate, and grow my PLN. I am more focused on #gamification and #GBL, but those aren't my only interests. #pln #LEADLAP
  • bmiller_FSTS Jun 30 @ 11:20 AM EDT
    A6 Connections. The impact that twitter has had on me this last year is invaluable. I went from feeling like I was stuck in a box to being able to reach out and make connections with others around me. Twitter has empowered me to share my learning with others #LeadLAP #REALEdu
  • coacheagan Jun 30 @ 11:20 AM EDT
    A6: my whats: being a servant leader, being all about #kidsdeserveit and #teamkid and being the ultimate champion and supporter of educators #leadlap
  • Hahne_Elyse Jun 30 @ 11:20 AM EDT
    A4 Unfortunately I was told a lot of my students couldn’t do certain things based on their ability and we provided them wrong & shined in the process. #realedu #leadlap
  • tishrich Jun 30 @ 11:20 AM EDT
    You just made my eyes leak out all kinds of happiness! Thanks for being such an amazing and encouraging friend! Can’t wait to share my #MLmagical story with the world! #REALedu #leadlap
    In reply to @tamaraletter, @dbc_inc, @burgessdave, @burgess_shelley, @MSD549C, @TaraMartinEDU, @wenders88, @ErinKCasey
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:20 AM EDT
    Thank you, Jove. :) #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @JoveStickel
  • SarahSajohnson Jun 30 @ 11:20 AM EDT
    Not to be underestimated that smile! Great brand! #LeadLAP #REALEdu
    In reply to @ASMILEwithAnna
  • teachtran Jun 30 @ 11:20 AM EDT
    A6: My heart healthy salt would be that everyone is ENOUGH. Just the way they are. Knowing you are enough, allows you to show up wholeheartedly and authentically. #LeadLAP @BreneBrown
  • Hahne_Elyse Jun 30 @ 11:20 AM EDT
    A5 Be present and encouraging. I love to greet others first thing and all day. Sometimes that acknowledgement makes a day or gives me insight. #realedu #leadlap
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:20 AM EDT
    Jump onboard, Sarah! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @SarahSajohnson
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:21 AM EDT
    Best. Pants. Ever! 😍 #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @ASMILEwithAnna
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:21 AM EDT
    LOVE that, Donna. #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @teachtran, @BreneBrown
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:21 AM EDT
    Yes to the servant leader. #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @coacheagan
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:21 AM EDT
    together we are better...always #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @bmiller_FSTS
  • kat_goyette Jun 30 @ 11:22 AM EDT
    A6: Stories of what I have overcome in my personal life to commit to serving students and teachers inspires others to focus not on work-life balance but work-life fusion. I am still a parent when at work & an educator when at home. #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:22 AM EDT
    You might one of the sweetest humans on the planet. #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @tamaraletter
  • JanalynTaylor Jun 30 @ 11:22 AM EDT
    #leadlap A6 A belief that what I do each day matters. Having a goal of leading others to succeed, grow, and be nurtured.
  • ljsmith0414 Jun 30 @ 11:22 AM EDT
    #LeadLAP A6. Increasing my own personal learning through DBC books and Twitter has inspired me to try and sprinkle new ideas everytime I find something great.
  • teachtran Jun 30 @ 11:22 AM EDT
    I second that motion! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU, @tamaraletter
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:22 AM EDT
    That is a great place to do it, Lisa. Love me some @dbc_inc books! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @ljsmith0414, @dbc_inc
  • me1odystacy Jun 30 @ 11:23 AM EDT
    Love this so much. #wellsaid #nolimitations #LeadLAP
    In reply to @MarisaEThompson
  • AnnickRauch Jun 30 @ 11:23 AM EDT
    “the best policy is to be transparent. Be humble. Be honest. Be you.” 💜 wise words by @TaraMartinEDU in #realedu! Keep sharing, friends... we are all better for it! #tlap #leadlap
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:23 AM EDT
    Smiling is my FAVORITE! For real!! #realedu #leadlap
    In reply to @MelissaBalcom
  • tishrich Jun 30 @ 11:23 AM EDT
    A6: I want to sprinkle joy, passion, play into schools around the world to create MAGICAL learning experiences for all kids! #MLmagical #tlap #xplap #REALwdu #leadlap
  • HartofLearning Jun 30 @ 11:23 AM EDT
    A6: Smiles season the world with positivity. Sometimes when I am deep in thought, I don't smile, but can be reminded to do so. I believe in NOT waiting until December to smile. Smile on day 1 and everyday. #LEADLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:24 AM EDT
    Q7: In a world where we can be anything, Be REAL. In what ways will you encourage those around you to be real? #LEADlap #REALedu @BethHouf @burgess_shelley @burgessdave
  • teaching_power Jun 30 @ 11:24 AM EDT
    A6) My passion is that I believe everyone can grow and learn. To me it’s about teaching Ss to be better people and stronger people who will shape the world. I love teaching and being the underdog because we will surprise you every time. #LeadLAP
  • Mrs_Gilchrist Jun 30 @ 11:24 AM EDT
    A5: I hope others see a lifelong learner and a joyful, servant leader with a #growthmindset and a heart filled with inquiry and curiosity! #LeadLAP
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:24 AM EDT
    "Just Do YOU!" YES! This is so great! I love the best version of you! You are kind, caring, humble, and wow - so much passion for others! You inspire me always, Brandi! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @bmilla84
  • ASMILEwithAnna Jun 30 @ 11:24 AM EDT
    It was so nice to share and learn this morning with @TaraMartinEDU ‘s great questions and the #LeadLAP #REALedu crew! Hope you all have a great week!
  • Ryan7Read Jun 30 @ 11:25 AM EDT
    A7: As they say: Do don't just talk and show. When you can show how it works and make others feel great about trying something new or different. You are being real. #LeadLAP
  • kat_goyette Jun 30 @ 11:25 AM EDT
    A6: I have found that in admitting that my first years as a teacher I made decisions I now disagree with pedagogically, teachers I serve let their guard down and don't feel judged. They are more willing to move forward, question the status quo. #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:25 AM EDT
    Enjoy your weekend, Anna. #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @ASMILEwithAnna
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 11:25 AM EDT
    Q 7 is up... #LeadLAP
  • bmilla84 Jun 30 @ 11:25 AM EDT
    A6: I think the power of giving to others is huge! Give of your time, talents, trust, love, etc. The 🌎 will be a much better place when we realize it’s not all about us & that we’re better together! #LeadLAP #REALefu
  • KristenDolen Jun 30 @ 11:25 AM EDT
    A7: Modeling it and creating multiple, intentional opportunities to unleash it.#LeadLAP
  • JoveStickel Jun 30 @ 11:25 AM EDT
    A7 we have to be honest with others be able to give and take feedback and be a model of integrity trust and accountability #Leadlap
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:25 AM EDT
    So true. #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @KristenDolen
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:25 AM EDT
    I think that is so important to remember, esp during times of crazy stress: "I believe everyone is doing the best they can." Sometimes we need to recognize when others are drowning - don't just offer a hand, jump in to bring them back to the surface! #leadlap #realedu
    In reply to @kwiens62
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:26 AM EDT
    Modeling is key. #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @Ryan7Read
  • bmiller_FSTS Jun 30 @ 11:26 AM EDT
    A7 Be real by sharing what makes you...YOU. What are you passionate about? I'm passionate about rabbits and diet Mt. Dew, but from that we might make a connection. Share your story and encourage others to do the same. #REALEdu #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:26 AM EDT
    Sorry. Just one part.... ;) #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @drmcclard, @burgessdave, @amazon, @dbc_inc
  • MrsSpinasClass Jun 30 @ 11:26 AM EDT
    A6: My whats: Equity, Access, & Advocacy. I work with great teachers who always are looking out for those who were historically underserved in our community. #LEADlap @REALedu
  • amandacolonlb14 Jun 30 @ 11:26 AM EDT
    A2: I ❤️ to start a new year by hosting “Staff Chats”. Staff sign up for a 20 min time slot (covered by a sub) & we sit & chat about whatever they want to talk about. I provide their fav beverage and I get to listen & learn about them! It’s super powerful! #LeadLAP
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU, @burgess_shelley, @BethHouf, @burgessdave
  • WallerALPHApack Jun 30 @ 11:26 AM EDT
    A5: I'M IN THIS teacher gig w/you FOR THE LONG HAUL! I want my Ss, their fams, my school, to always know I am here & that does not go away when a school yr ends! I know this works when my former Ss come back to say hi, ask for help,& ask to help me if they can! #leadlap #Realedu
  • coacheagan Jun 30 @ 11:26 AM EDT
    A7: first and foremost, I need to model being REAL—walk the talk #leadlap
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:26 AM EDT
    So very ture, La Quanta. #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @DrLMNelson
  • Ryan7Read Jun 30 @ 11:26 AM EDT
    Ok, everyone I am out of here. Have a great weekend, I'll see everyone on Monday for #tlap #LeadLAP
  • JazmineLFrias Jun 30 @ 11:26 AM EDT
    A6: Providing ALL Ss with the opportunity and skills to be successful in their life is what drives me in my work. Also, although they may add a layer of complexity, demographics DO NOT and SHOULD NOT determine one’s destiny. #allmeansall #averageisover #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:26 AM EDT
    AMEN, Jonathan. #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @coacheagan
  • burgess_shelley - Moderator Jun 30 @ 11:27 AM EDT
    Thank you so much to this amazing #LeadLAP crew for talking #REALedu with us this morning. Thank you Tara for sharing your REALness and for hosting today!
  • MarisaEThompson Jun 30 @ 11:27 AM EDT
    A6 I believe everyone CAN do whatever they want, that they have gifts and wisdom to share and I want to provide the space and push them to practice the skills they'll need to do THAT, whatever that may be. I believe in people, from my 2 year old on up! #leadlap
  • annette_mia Jun 30 @ 11:27 AM EDT
    A7: By being real ourselves...we can change our path and that of those around us #goals ❤️✔️ #leadlap
    In reply to @TaraMartinEDU, @BethHouf, @burgess_shelley, @burgessdave
  • joannavrteaches Jun 30 @ 11:27 AM EDT
    A5 #Leadlap I hope that my enthusiasm shines as well as my passion for helping others. I am rewarded when I meet and help other educators in some way. I want my brand to shout “have fun with me learning something new!”
  • tamaraletter Jun 30 @ 11:27 AM EDT
    A7: Embrace the REAL you and shine in all your brilliance. There's enough sunlight for us ALL to shine brightly! Check on your pals, let them know you are there for them, let's get through this together! #realedu #leadlap
  • drmcclard Jun 30 @ 11:27 AM EDT
    A7 the best way I have found is 1hire people w that propensity 2 model 3 have open and honest conversations #leadlap
  • adrianag62 Jun 30 @ 11:27 AM EDT
    A7: I think that answer lies in being real yourself. Teachers and kids can spot someone that doesn’t truly “walk the talk” a mile away. When people know you truly care about them all the resp falls into place. #leadlap
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:27 AM EDT
    Personal always counts. It's a part of the REAL you. :) #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @burgess_shelley, @Isham_Literacy, @BethHouf, @burgessdave
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:28 AM EDT
    LOVE this, Adriana. Wowzers! #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @adrianag62
  • bmiller_FSTS Jun 30 @ 11:28 AM EDT
    A7 also...own your mistakes. Its okay to share how you are feeling. You shouldn't be comfortable all the time. #leadlap #REALEdu
  • MrsLanghorne Jun 30 @ 11:28 AM EDT
    A7: By being vulnerable and open about celebrations and challenges. #leadlap
  • tishrich Jun 30 @ 11:28 AM EDT
    A7: When WE are REAL, others feel safe to be REAL too! Let your true self shine through! #REALedu #leadlap #MLmagical #tlap #xplap
  • bmilla84 Jun 30 @ 11:28 AM EDT
    A7: I want to encourage others to tell their stories! Share your highs & lows! Let others know about your journey! We can all learn from each other! By being REAL, true relationships can form & you might be just what someone else needs at that moment! #LeadLAP #REALedu
  • Hahne_Elyse Jun 30 @ 11:28 AM EDT
    A6 The why of the heart for the success of the culture, the staff, & the students is my why and motivation #leadlap #leadlap
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:29 AM EDT
    Thanks #LEADLap crew! What an amazing chat. You guys ROCK!!! Be REAL...and empower those you serve to Be REAL! Want more REALness? Check out my new book.--> https://t.co/wyyz3esATm #LEADlap #REALedu @BethHouf @burgess_shelley @burgessdave
  • kat_goyette Jun 30 @ 11:29 AM EDT
    A7: I have realized the power of storytelling. As I tell stories of struggles I have faced in personal and professional life, I have found that this inspires others to also be real. In this way, we are better able to support each other. #LeadLAP
  • DrLMNelson Jun 30 @ 11:29 AM EDT
    A7. It's important as a leader to take risks, admit failures, dust off, jump back up and try it all over.. In FULL TRANSPARENCY! #LeadLAP
  • TaraMartinEDU Jun 30 @ 11:29 AM EDT
    YESSSSS! Drop the MIC, Lance. #leadlap #REALedu
    In reply to @drmcclard
  • JanalynTaylor Jun 30 @ 11:29 AM EDT
    #leadlap Q7 continually as, “How can I help,”. “What can I do to support your idea?”
  • MrsSpinasClass Jun 30 @ 11:29 AM EDT
    A7: I can encourage those around me to be real by celebrating who THEY are as individuals- their professional passions, their likes, their ideas, etc! We've gotta celebrate each other more. There's so much passion in our schools! #LEADlap #REALedu
  • coacheagan Jun 30 @ 11:29 AM EDT
    TY @TaraMartinEDUfor a great chat this morning! Although I missed ISTE, my wife and her district were there and so inspired by your keynote! #leadlap
  • teachtran Jun 30 @ 11:29 AM EDT
    A7: Get up even if you don't want to, get dressed, show up, be seen, and RISE UP. #YOLO #LeadLAP
  • mafost Jun 30 @ 11:29 AM EDT
    Free Resources for Principals & School Leaders. 100+ Principals have already joined the collaboration. ⚓ https://t.co/u5N7mYFy5h #leadlap #leadupchat #MafostMashup
  • AndeleeEspinosa Jun 30 @ 11:29 AM EDT
    A6: I encourage professional growth and do what I can to support it. I encourage them to share out the great things that are being done via Twitter and submitting conference proposals. I am constantly trying to keep the spark alive in my team. #LeadLAP #REALedu
  • drmcclard Jun 30 @ 11:29 AM EDT
    Great chat @TaraMartinEDU! Glad I was able to catch it! #leadlap
  • MirSchaefer Jun 30 @ 11:29 AM EDT
    A2: Joining late from Springfield, MO. I try to survey my summer school staff about what they are reading and favorite summer activities. Helps me to know goals and outside stress relievers. #LeadLAP