Although this post by Principal McGee was K-2 specific, it is amazing how applicable it is to parents of kids at any age. I have found that it may even become more important to be involved in our kids lives as they get older. Great post Mrs. McGee!
From the Principal’s Pen
Submitted by: Jennifer McGee, Principal of the Atwood Primary School
Hello! I am Jenny McGee, and if you are a new parent to the Atwood Primary School, I am your child’s principal. Each month you will receive a “Principal’s Pen” from me, and in them, I attempt to share some tidbit I hope you will find valuable. This month, the first month of school, I want to talk about time!
One of my very favorite books is called The Last Lecture. The Last Lecture is a powerful little book written by a professor from Carnegie Melon named Randy Pausch. Randy Pausch was diagnosed with terminal pancreatic cancer, and he wrote this book for his students, hence the name: The Last Lecture. The quote I frequently reference from this book is this one: “Are you spending your time on the right things? Because…
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