Reflection and Celebrations!

Thank you for being a part of NCSM: Leadership in Mathematics Education, the premier mathematics leadership organization. As we navigate new and recurring challenges this year, it is time to pause and celebrate the work that has been accomplished. For many years, NCSM...

Time to Be Still

“We must cultivate mental stillness to succeed in life and to successfully navigate the many crisis it throws our way.”- Ryan Holiday Summertime is my time to relax, spend time with family and catch up on my reading. I love to read and learn new strategies or get lost...

Thank You!

Do you know that there is science behind gratitude? Research has shown that gratitude can improve your well-being, increase your resilience, and strengthen your social relationships.  Best of all, it can reduce stress and depression. The more grateful people are,...

#bethechange

About a year ago, #NCSM19 attendees were part of micro-philanthropy movement called the Social Butterfly.  My friend, Tasha Wahl, founded the Butterfly Effect in 2013, in which she combined Mahatma Gandhi’s quote, “Be the change you want to see in the world” with...

President Message: March Insider

“The healthiest response to life is joy.” – Mark Twain This is the second version of the March Insider I have written this month. I like to get ahead of timelines, and the original version was filled with excitement as we approached the two-week countdown to the...