Are you an administrator or teacher who wants every student to reach his/her potential, but struggles with seeing the results?  I know how that feels. And I can assure you…

  • If you want to develop well-rounded students who elevate academic scores while increasing their affective domain…
  • if you long to build resilience in your students, have them work collaboratively, communicate affectively, increase empathy, build self-esteem and problem-solve…
  • And especially if you long to have your class/school buzzing with excited learners who are confident, self-expressed and contributing citizens…

…then you’ve arrived at the perfect place, and this site is for you.

My name is Margaret Boersma, and I support educators in using cutting edge brain research to teach and reach the whole child.  If that’s of interest, you can have more joy, experience more passion and achieve top-notch, fulfilling success in your career.

Let’s discuss how you can teach and reach the whole child.
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Articles for Educators:

“Way to be!”

“Way to be!” How do we teach RESPONSIBILITY? As teachers, we often complain about students who do not take responsibility for their learning. It seems difficult for them to make good choices e.g. as to where they sitRead More...
By : Margaret | May 25, 2018

Connection is Everything – Building a Culture of Connectedness Part 2 of 2

Connection is Everything – Building a Culture of Connectedness Part 2 of 2 In Part 1, we discussed the critical importance of nurturing relationships, both inside and outside a school, to support student growth. We learned aboutRead More...
By : Margaret | May 14, 2018

Connection is Everything – Building a Culture of Connectedness Part 1 of 2

Connection is Everything – Building a Culture of Connectedness Part 1 of 2 In the same way that the soil has to be rich and fertile to grow strong, healthy plants, so do the relationships inRead More...
By : Margaret | May 14, 2018

Well-Being: How Do We Grow Communities of Wellness? Part 3 of 3

How Do We Grow Communities of Wellness Going Forward? How do we Address Transformation in Public Education? Well-Being Part 3 of 3 Consider a Structure for Transformation It is a well-known fact that our school system is notRead More...
By : Margaret | May 14, 2018