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Tag Archives: parent

Maybe I am Raising a Quitter…

And that’s ok. So I wrote this post over a year ago entitled, “I Ain’t Raising No Quitter” and then followed up several weeks later with, “UPDATE: I Still Ain’t … Continue reading

May 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

An Apology to Dads Working, too?

Last week, Katharine Zaleski, former executive at the Huffington Post and Washington Post., made headlines apologizing to all of the working mothers she used to work with. She did not … Continue reading

March 10, 2015 · 1 Comment

The Principals(ples) of Parenting

I was a high school principal – leaving the principalship a little after my kids were born. It’s an all-consuming job with insane hours and demands and there was no … Continue reading

February 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

A Future Vision for My Headstrong Daughter

My daughter has been described by others and me as headstrong, strong-willed, stubborn, fiercely independent, competitive, and a limit-pusher. These are attributes more traditionally assigned to boys than girls and … Continue reading

February 20, 2015 · 3 Comments