Finally home from an AWESOME family adventure to California and ready to report my reflections from the first section of the Teach Like A Pirate book study! I greatly enjoyed reading this while we were on the road. It also helped me NOT pay attention to my hubby’s driving! Hee! Hee!
About 30 minutes into the drive my book had underlining, stars, and post-it flags all over it:
Many of my fellow bloggers/book study buddies have had a lot of the same “A-ha” moments I had. Certain quotes stuck with them as they did with me. As I was reading, I was aware that I was nodding my head in agreement and saying, “That makes total sense to me.”
One of the greatest compliments I ever got from my principal was when she told me I was her “maverick.” Maybe it was a nice way of her saying “HEY- you can teach an old dog new tricks!” but I am going to stick with the idea that I think outside the box. I am always trying new things and even though this is my 21st year I am willing to be visionary. That is why my first BIG sticky went down in the introduction when I read this quote: