Tag: Column

Business HeartBeat: Step to a Different Business Beat

Business HeartBeat: Step to a Different Business Beat

| August 17, 2017 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Business owners and professionals, there’s something you should know how to do – outside of budgeting, marketing, promoting, managing and 403 other things.

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LIVE & LEARN: Early SOL Testing, ‘the Fog Begins’

LIVE & LEARN: Early SOL Testing, ‘the Fog Begins’

| April 10, 2016 | 0 Comments | News

While the break was wonderful, returning from spring break means one thing for educators: we enter the pre-SOL testing phase of the school year.

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LIVE & LEARN: School Divisions Should Seek to Reduce Adult Bullying

LIVE & LEARN: School Divisions Should Seek to Reduce Adult Bullying

| October 28, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

I would like to dedicate this article to all school employees who have ever been bullied and those who are currently being bullied in the workplace.

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: Mean Girls

BUSY IN BRISTOW: Mean Girls

Last night, a few of us moms who have tweens were lamenting that middle school is only one year away for our little darlings.

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: Back in ‘The Day’

BUSY IN BRISTOW: Back in ‘The Day’

| March 22, 2015 | 0 Comments | Busy in Bristow

Just for laughs, I thought I’d compare (or rather, contrast) a typical weekend these days with one back in “the day.”

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: An Odyssey to Remember

BUSY IN BRISTOW: An Odyssey to Remember

Parents never expect when they buy their first minivan that they are indeed embarking on an Odyssey.

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: Cabin Fever, ‘Calgon … Take Me Away!’

BUSY IN BRISTOW: Cabin Fever, ‘Calgon … Take Me Away!’

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments | Busy in Bristow

During cabin fever moms fantasize about escaping to a tropic island, knowing none of that is realistic.

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: Can’t Buy Me Love

BUSY IN BRISTOW: Can’t Buy Me Love

| February 8, 2015 | 0 Comments | Busy in Bristow

When Valentine’s Day is less about romance, hearts and cupcakes and more about family.

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LIVE & LEARN: More Rigor, Less Encore

LIVE & LEARN: More Rigor, Less Encore

| December 21, 2014 | 0 Comments | Columns

In my last article, I discussed the ramifications of No Child Left Behind and the push to focus on math and reading improvement. Yet another unintended consequence of No Child Left Behind is the fact that Encore classes in America’s schools are rapidly becoming a dying breed.

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: Captain of Control Learns to Let Kids Steer Own Ships

BUSY IN BRISTOW: Captain of Control Learns to Let Kids Steer Own Ships

| September 21, 2014 | 0 Comments | Busy in Bristow

There’s nothing I dislike more than uncertainty. Parenting, however, continues to teach me dozens of lessons, and one of them is just how little control I have over regulating the lives of my children.

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