Angela Maiers Blog

The GENIUS of Genius Hour

December 20th, 2017: I have always believed that we are in the presence of genius everyday. Whether you are a teacher in a classroom of 30 passionate learners or you are sitting in a boardroom of top executives.

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Employee Worthiness in Healthcare Improves Practices and Benefits Patients

August 15th, 2017: Today, with qualified healthcare workers hard to find, innovative minds are wondering how to attract and retain the best employees.

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9 Essential Lessons for Students Changing the World - Now

August 10th, 2017: For the past five years, those of us at Choose2Matter have had the pleasure and privilege of helping young change-makers realize their potential, and yearning desire, to impact the world.

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Everyone Matters: 5 School Principals Who Walk the Walk

July 10th, 2017: Everyone needs to know they matter. Human beings need to know they are significant in the lives of others. They also need to be noticed, valued, and honored.

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Students Are Falling Through the Passion Gap in Schools

July 3rd, 2017: When we were invited to sum up at the end, I realized that one guest had not been invited to the table: Passion. I was the first to interject this word, saying that “passion should not be the number one thing on the agenda, it IS the agenda.”

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The Courage to Teach

July 2nd, 2017: The root of the word -courage- is the Latin word -cor,- meaning -heart.- The English word -core- comes from the same Latin root. So at its core, effective teaching is about developing courage.

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You Have to Show Kids That They Matter

July 1st, 2017: Anybody who teaches pledges to change lives … give me a year of your life and I promise you that you will walk out of here better, stronger, smarter, more confident, more beautiful.

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The Classroom Habitudes in Gym Class!

June 30th, 2017: The teaching of the 7 Habitudes is such a natural fit, not only with PE, but within any subject that we teach.

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Change the World One Kind Word At a Time! — Shannon Denton Guest Post

June 26th, 2017: Our job is to either continue to nurture the seeds/people around us or to try to fix the damage that was done. We need to reflect on our actions and how we can make change.

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Bullying is not just a Youth Problem; It's a Human One

June 26th, 2017: There’s a powerful new post on Seth Godin’s blog with an interesting take on bullying. It is not just a youth issue – it is a human one.

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