Keyword: Michael Alcorn
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I recently read an article by David French in which he postulated that our country is headed for something akin to a divorce. And some of the numbers he cites are astonishing. In 1992, only about 30 … more
Well, if you ever needed a week to confirm the potential dangers of social media, last week should have been it. To recap: Denver Bronco second year player Will Parks becomes the talk of talk … more
I recently finished reading "Gods and Generals," by Jeff Shaara. It is the story of several of the battles in the time period leading up to the Battle of Gettysburg, which was the pivotal battle of … more
"Change happens when the pain of staying the same is greater than the pain of change."-Tony Robbins Dealing with children, "change" is part and parcel of what we do. … more
Dear High School Graduate, Tomorrow (or sometime very soon), you will walk down an aisle, up some steps and across a stage, where somebody in a formal robe will hand you a piece of paper, and your … more
I think I've mentioned before that I am a runner. Sort of. Not really a happy one, or one by nature. I run because I know that it is good for me (if I do it right), and because there are very few … more
Quick show of hands: how many of you out there gave up something for Lent? Okay, now, Catholics put your hands down. See, that's what I thought. I grew up Catholic, and so observing Lent was … more
The Denver Nuggets, if you haven't noticed, are a very interesting team to watch this year. They've made some huge strides, after a few abysmal seasons, and have a legitimate star in the making in … more
My teaching partner, Pattie Nelson, is a prime example of a 100-percenter. She comes to work every day with an inexhaustible supply of energy. She puts time and thought preparing for every day, and … more
I wrote last week about the “Hollow Person,” who completeness as a person — their relative proximity to the Best Self — is dependent on their willingness to put forth maximum effort. Before I proceed with the role of teachers and coaches in … more
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