He who angers you conquers you.
Tempers can flare even in the most pleasant atmospheres…from the most pleasant of children. A teacher is always on duty…I know my reaction to a situation when all eyes are on me is also a teachable moment.
I focused on learning the art, science and math curriculum. Preschool is going to be easy piecy lemon squeesy and the kids will have so much fun! I came into my career armed with crayons and curriculum up to my eyeballs…then, there was discontent. Discontent in the form of a screaming kicking angry tantrum.
Crayons didn’t help.
This was over twenty years ago.
Managing the emotions of others to me now means I first know how to manage my own. Am I perfect? Goodness gravy-no, but I’m willing to keep going until I get it right.
I never knew that touching the lives of so many little ones meant first starting with my own...
How many jobs can we really say that about?