If you can help this young lady out, please do so.
Please Help Me
Posted on April 25, 2014 by ivonprefontaine
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About ivonprefontaineIn keeping with bell hooks and Noam Chomsky, I consider myself a public and dissident intellectual. Part of my work is to move beyond (transcend) institutional dogmas that bind me to defend freedom, raising my voice to be heard on behalf of those who seek equity and justice in all their forms. I completed my PhD in Philosophy of Leadership Studies at Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA. My dissertation and research was how teachers experience becoming teachers and their role as leaders. I focus on leading, communicating, and innovating in organizations. This includes mindfuful servant-leadership, World Cafe events, Appreciative Inquiry, and expressing one's self through creativity. I offer retreats, workshops, and presentations that can be tailored to your organzations specific needs. I published peer reviewed articles about schools as learning organizations, currere as an ethical pursuit, and hope as an essential element of adult eductaion. I published three poems and am currently preparing my poetry to publish as an anthology of poetry. I present on mindful leadership, servant leadership, schools as learning organizations, how teachers experience becoming teachers, assessement, and critical thinking. I facilitate mindfulness, hospitality retreats. and World Cafe Events using Appreciative Inquiry. I am writing and researching about various forms of leadership, how teachers inform and form their identity as a particular teacher, schools as learning organizations, hope and its anticipatory relationship with the future, and hope as an essential element in learning.
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This was nice of you to reblog for this young lady. I’m reblogging on my blog as well. This is what I mean by the kindness of unstrangers…
It is. Thank you for passing it on.
That’s what we need to do. Our young people need all the encouragement they can get, as do we older folk.
Very well said.
I’m with you Ivon!
I am sure it will be appreciated.
Ivon – this is such a great example of generosity of spirit! Thank you for adding to the positive energy in the world today 🙂
Than you Val. I appreciate the kind words.
Tilly, have you contacted any “happiness engineers” from WordPress?… they’re all very nice, helpful, kind and generous… good luck and cheers! you’ll make it, young lady… 🙂