“The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.” – William Arthur Ward
It’s back-to-school season, and whether or not you have kids in school, you’re likely thinking back on your own school days. Your classrooms, your friends, and most likely your teachers – both the good ones and the not so great ones.
In my new Huffington Post article, I share the story of one of the great teachers in my life, Mrs. Cathy Collins. When I was in my most vulnerable and painful state, she came into my life and shared, explained, demonstrated, and inspired. And I remain forever grateful for her lessons on school and life.
Read the full article here and then take a moment to celebrate the teachers who have most profoundly impacted you.