Successful educators should not have to work outside of the system in order to find success. Time and time again, stories emerge of amazing teachers who work wonders inside their classrooms but do so by willfully stepping outside of the boundaries set for them by school boards and provincial policies.
Cursive writing is a beautiful art form that is unique to each individual. No two handwritten letters are the same even though each word written is identical. Our handwriting is as unique as our own fingerprints or DNA. Cursive writing speaks about an individual’s personality and the type of day they are experiencing.
Disciplining a child is not often associated with giving them freedom. A frustrated parent may take away certain freedoms when a child misbehaves. Stop yelling or you won’t get a snack. Did you hit your sister? Then go to your room. Sound familiar?