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((Think about huddling up and working together!  I love this visual!))

Relationship is key.  It is important to build relationships in every area of your life.  The ultimate relationship, of course, is with Jesus.  That is a period, the end, no discussion there–JESUS is the answer to everything!  #1, numero uno, the TOPS, –THE FIRST.

After you have that figured out, all other relationships can be right.

That seems kind of deep to start out a blog on collaboration, but I just wanted to clarify and identify that relationship as the first one everyone should get straight BEFORE ALL OTHERS.

All aspects of our lives are better when we are able to collaborate –work together, create a team, move toward a common goal — with others.  It is how I learn best and I can bet MOST people would feel the same way.  Believe me, I can tell when a person is the total opposite.  They are the ones that CONTINUOUSLY to tell you all they know without allowing you to speak at all, bark orders, interrupt you, add their comments even when not wanted, try and make you feel unintelligent and basically strive to undermine anything you set out to do or accomplish even if it takes lying or better described as speaking falsities which they refer to as facts.  So, if you are one of those, then this blog is not for you.  If you are A TEAM PLAYER, keep reading…

Today was a wonderful day of COLLABORATION.  We teachers were able to team up with teachers of the same subject area from other schools and share ideas, lessons, projects and whatever else we saw fit to talk about.  I was blessed to be able to be teamed up with an art teacher  who is super talented, smart and so very sweet.  You can go check out the great stuff she does on her FB page: KELLY LAMINACK.  Besides being a great art teacher, she also owns a gallery where any one can be a great artist!

Fun fun stuff!

Compared to our morning yesterday which consisted of a three hour lecture on STAAR testing data and how we can make our students think (UG!), this morning was like an AWESOME PRIZE you might win from Publishers Clearing House!  I do not exaggerate.  Just telling you how I really feel.  😉

More about today: I got some great ideas, definitely for sure will use a couple new projects we talked about and am looking into some new supplies I never knew existed.  WOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOO!  If you have read my blog at all, you may of caught onto the fact that I love to learn NEW STUFF and I relish and cherish the time I get to create and explore art of all kinds, but especially with a new idea and NEW ART MEDIA!  *another holler here*

So, thank you for today’s COLLABORATION opportunity OCISD!!!  Loved it!  ***Thumbs up!*** Five Stars!

And a super special thank You Jesus for allowing me to develop great relationships, because I put the one I have with YOU FIRST!

Something DUMB and/or Disrespectful

Isn’t it funny how people get so mad at you and will even profess to hate you when you have called them out on doing something dumb and/or disrespectful?

My note to them: Stop and think about what you did. Did you get an attitude with me when I asked you a simple question? Did you treat me like you were mad at me when you were just mad at the world? Did you curse going down the hallway and I just wouldn’t allow that to happen without pointing it out to you? Did you make fun of, put someone down or talk badly about another human and I just did not see that as a good thing to do?

I’ve had all these things happen and more AND THAT IS WHY I’M HATED BY SOME?!
Haha! Keep on hatin. I’m good with that.

Someday you will realize what you were wrong. Maybe it takes years or even a lifetime, but the light bulb will come on one day–hopefully.

I sure do wish I could tell my parents how incredibly smart they were AND how they were sooooooo right about sooo many things. (Why didn’t I do that before they passed away?! Sooo dumb.) I pray that anyone I’ve gotten upset with in the past for pointing out my stupidity forgives me.

Think, think, think and think some more the next time someone points out the fact that you are doing something dumb and/or disrespectful …try and hold your cool, assess the situation–even walk away if it’s necessary! Don’t allow that dumb action to blow up even larger by more stupidity.

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