My Ten Essential Truths

  • Every child has potential

  • Every teacher will forever change the life of every child they teach

  • Every adult in APS has a role and responsibility in teaching and learning

  • Every part of the community is a potential resource

  • We do not have enough money

  • We will never have enough money

  • There is not enough money in the world to address all of our concerns

  • Success is possible

  • Success is crucial

  • Time is not a luxury