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Dad. Husband. Principal at Fairmont Charter Elementary School (@FairmontCharter). Doctoral student at UC Davis. Education Geek. #ReadLikeAPirate

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Day 15 #GratitudeSnaps (a day late)... I’m thankful for this bendable fidget on my desk that reminds me to stay fle… https://t.co/3yX0xe0swQ
11/16
2019
Day 14 #GratitudeSnaps... Today I’m grateful for our school counselor, who not helps our students, but also their f… https://t.co/xu15s0yHkpOnce again I’m saddened & sickened, but I’m no longer shocked. Most of all, I’m angry. So I shall remind myself of… https://t.co/GRfTcdNw1Z
11/15
2019
Day 13 #GratitudeSnaps... Today, on #WorldKindnessDay2019, I’m thankful for those that stand up to unkindness and t… https://t.co/AqQ55X1P5PDay 12 #GratitudeSnaps (a day late)... Thankful for Dr. Natemeyer for speaking to our students about @NASA and the… https://t.co/WXHg5cyJwC @teachchoice, that #CelebratED Chat was EXACTLY what I needed! Thanks for reminding me to find the joy in the journey!A4: This quote helps me... “Staying positive doesn’t mean you have to be happy all the time. It means that even on… https://t.co/Ocjd9rs9yBA3: I find that making time for intentional moments of gratitude help me stay focused on the present and what I am… https://t.co/8fEOKxxpPZA2: I try to remind myself of something I once read on a Hallmark Card... “With courage greater than your fear, jum… https://t.co/Hg8vIL6HwKA1: my wife and daughter are the most important people in my life. I’m always trying to prioritize that relationship. #CelebratEDHey #CelebratED! I’m Greg, an elementary school principal from Northern California. My favorite part of the day is… https://t.co/F6tZAK65Hu
11/14
2019
@jeffreykubiak Ha! I’m pretty grumpy in the morning, so it’s probably better that I’m up and out before they’re awake! @apadalino I love writing them!
11/13
2019
@ritaplatt Oh. My. Wow. I love the fidget exchange! I’m totally stealing this idea!Saturday got away from me & I forgot to post my #GratitudeSnaps, but I’m thankful each day for the ability to drive… https://t.co/LUfHfgswik#GratitudeSnaps Day 11... Today I’m grateful for good books and #FamilyReadingNights by the fire! @TaraMartinEDUhttps://t.co/KOGjlSy45p @BarbaraGruener The world is so lucky that the mind is a powerful thing and you recovered! So grateful!A7: I’m going to read more of the awesome stuff on @BarbaraGruener’s blog because she’s awesome and everything she… https://t.co/GZLT4KdP4R @jenhencken That stool is awesome!A6: The brain can only handle what the butt can endure. Get Ss up. Get Ss moving. When I was in the classroom, if w… https://t.co/Am0azPjxBX @ifireup Ha! They do! And so do I!A5: To be honest, I need to do more of this. I’m really good at bringing the energy and getting everyone engaged. I… https://t.co/LuFghoiKa3 @TaraMartinEDU Wow. Oh. Wow. That is like the HUGEST of compliments ever! #SpeechlessA4: @KaliSlusser taught me about 5 Finger Breathing and it’s been a game changer... Hold up your hand and as you tr… https://t.co/Mc9ePpD5mWA3: I have a Break Box in my office filled with a bubble timer and fidgets. Sometimes we all just need a break. I a… https://t.co/SuBR4PM3WRA2b: Oh, and coffee. In fact, coffee first. #tlap https://t.co/2RDx7taa7PA2: I often need to leave for work before my wife and daughter are fully awake, so I write them each a note. I incl… https://t.co/6REBqzhe8KA1: Mindfulness reminds us to pause, to to breathe, to reflect - and when we do, that’s when the learning happens. #tlapHey #tlap! I’m Greg, an elementary school principal from Northern California. When I need downtime, you can find me… https://t.co/FIA1dVkq5E
11/12
2019
@BiscottiNicole @EdumatchBooks We need a whole paradigm shift, from seeing ADHD as a disorder and a deficit to a di… https://t.co/Sc6ypR6eNg @MrDsengclasss There are no words, Les. Just love. I am so, so sorry for your loss. May the memories of your son gi… https://t.co/9kG2dgLDCQ
11/11
2019
@KaliSlusser @smgaillard @HappinessSteph @KahootEspen @ClaudioZavalaJr @michelelkelly @D4Griffin3 @KimGriesbachhttps://t.co/aSDLvLVbUe @smgaillard @HappinessSteph @KahootEspen @ClaudioZavalaJr @michelelkelly @D4Griffin3 @KimGriesbach @RACzyzhttps://t.co/zHKdNMuxlUDay 10 #GratitudeSnaps... A @seescandies opened today in the shopping center near our house! Life just got so much… https://t.co/I5C8kkIk93 @janeteacher2 @BiscottiNicole Some of it is very necessary. If a few more people were angry about the realities our… https://t.co/EAuCnpA8OFThis is the reality... This is what we need to remember... This is the “data” that should be driving our practice a… https://t.co/xQB39NsHCs @janeteacher2 @BiscottiNicole Very true! I think many in society have forgotten that “everybody is somebody’s baby”… https://t.co/tqRwh9iLJc @the_edu_table @BiscottiNicole @MelSideB @AcademicMindset @thewrightleader @coachadam34 @GregSederberghttps://t.co/5c1ciXCkA1
11/10
2019
@MelSideB @ACSA_info We need to present something together, because YOU’RE amazing! How about: “How to Principal an… https://t.co/qvvwXfWgO0 @jeffreykubiak @ACSA_info Dude, next year we’re presenting together! @Swayne_LeadUp Well, if we eat everything on our plates, our pants aren’t going to fit and we might need to take them off , too! 🤪A4: Every T serves on one of our school-wide teams & we all get together at least monthly for a faculty meeting whi… https://t.co/y0yL36YmCcA3: I’m new to my school this year, so I asked the staff to identify our instructional and school-wide focus for th… https://t.co/h3aHlhutQU @Swayne_LeadUp That is an awesome analogy and so true! We do get to decide what we eat first!A1: I think the biggest barrier we’re all facing is the effect of toxic stress. Our teachers and students are faced… https://t.co/P5nxfj2nllThis! https://t.co/6NY18Wbb3tA1- I think our biggest barrier right now is understanding what our kids are bringing to school 'trauma' and why th… https://t.co/BtLOlWP7r0
Retweeted by Greg MoffittHey #LeadLAP! I’m Greg, an elementary school principal from Northern California! Happy Saturday, y’all! @smgaillard @PrincipalFrench @JayBilly2 @BarbaraGruener @tishrich @TaraMartinEDU @KaliSlusser @bethhill2829https://t.co/bSOiKySsldMany thanks all the #EduLeaders that have inspired my thinking about positivity, gratitude, & appreciation...… https://t.co/8xCbRBJMR2It was such an #honor (and I had so much fun) presenting a worksop today at the @ACSA_info #ACSASummit on “Celebrat… https://t.co/kCDiV9HUjB
11/9
2019
@Laurenn_Ashton @ACSA_info So glad we were able to connect today, Lauren! @ruha9’s final proposition: “if inequity is woven into the very fabric of society then each twist, coil, and code… https://t.co/jSglYxnlbw @ruha9 is speaking such powerful truth this morning at the #ACSASummit... “Innovation will fuel inequity unless we… https://t.co/j8EmmUEMpFToday I’m grateful for country road sunsets. The beauty of this country’s farmland is something to celebrate and pr… https://t.co/p1MB6sEVbl
11/8
2019
That #CelebratED Chat ROCKED, @GregJWolcot! Thanks!A4: If we’re not giving students time to think about their answer, talk with a partner, or write down their thinkin… https://t.co/sUGmYBfUal @Greg_Moffitt Celebrating the small wins along the way makes the big wins possible! #celebratEd
Retweeted by Greg MoffittA3: Make time for Class Meetings. Make space for students to have voice and choice in assignments and then make tim… https://t.co/J3EfODQJr8A2: To build confidence and competence, students need small wins. They need to feel and see success. They also need… https://t.co/BppPzHyWLxA1: I think a space is psychologically safe when you feel OK to be your true self, when you know it’s OK to take ri… https://t.co/OAtawfcfgIHey #CelebratED! I’m Greg, an elementary school principal from Northern California! When I need to relax, I go to t… https://t.co/f9gCJDRsco @CarrieTracy96 @_TheNewGuys @Mr_Braden @SSchweikhard @skimbriel @Wes_Kieschnick @SaneeBell @RossCoops31https://t.co/UenG4Udl0e @SaccoEric @matthew_arend Thanks, Eric! That’s what I love about the strategy: the adaptability! Just set the daily… https://t.co/rokOmmFgq9It’s been a difficult few days, but my #GratitudeSnaps for yesterday and today are for the mental health profession… https://t.co/c2Dy5A6Tf0
11/7
2019
@Bill_Huber_ @fablefy @mrsmaherslp @thewrightleader @awiesnergroff @amsaffioti1 @LHBLovesEdu @drlenapearlman @TedHiff @RaeHughart Donate!
11/6
2019
A7: Make time to check-in w/ the teacher in the room next door, the Student Monitor on the playground, the School C… https://t.co/n5DgAr6wM7A6: The community of educators on Twitter that share ideas, challenge my thinking, and inspire me with encouragemen… https://t.co/i5xryAbVmUA5: My #EduDream is to have the resources to ensure that every student and staff member had their needs met. Need a… https://t.co/gmTRdmdWCFA4: I created a YouTube channel and Instagram account for our school this year (we already had Facebook and Twitter… https://t.co/MirRbTCPNuA3: I have a daily countdown of things I want to get to each day (get into 5 classrooms, update 4 documents, get ou… https://t.co/mzuYUBfUyi @Rdene915 I work with incredible educators who care deeply about kids. And I think we’re all struggling with what t… https://t.co/MqImKohVzvA2: I want to learn more about trauma-informed practices and how to support staff as they support students who are… https://t.co/RgYX0PB4mKA1: I changed schools at the start of the year, so every day I’m learning something new. Every day I’m stepping out… https://t.co/N6rrDpKNkmHey #tlap! I’m Greg, an elementary school principal from Northern California! Jumping in while I wait for my daught… https://t.co/jsy6hcn0IwToday I’m thankful for staff, like @KaliSlusser, who are always able to help me find the positive - especially when… https://t.co/gSbh3ychK2
11/5
2019
@tishrich @AYSO_Soccer @TaraMartinEDU Beautiful day and beautiful team!Today I’m grateful for #YouthSports, like @AYSO_Soccer, that teach persistence, hard work, and teamwork! The season… https://t.co/NJ5LN1FztH
11/4
2019
Photo credit to @KaliSlusser - grateful for her friendship and #EduAwesomeness! @PrimalDhillon For compassion, I try to remember that “everybody is somebody’s baby” & to extend grace whenever I c… https://t.co/UotEm6wM51Today I’m grateful for my school family and my real family and all the families in our school community for coming… https://t.co/WvLXSjOntU @terrellkimberl8 👍🏼👏🏼👊🏼🤟🏼Yes! Every student. Every staff member.When your daughter uses her own money to pie you at your school’s #FallFestival (and she doesn’t even go to the sch… https://t.co/KHvKNUjd6tLet’s all live a life with purpose and compassion... https://t.co/aRxocD6KWyA4: If we want students to be compassionate citizens & critical thinkers, we must model & embrace those same traits… https://t.co/9B95PobgJbA3: We can start tearing down barriers to learning by building up relationships, relationships that value and honor… https://t.co/qYUZDuoNwEA2: People need to know they matter. Our students and staff deserve to be seen and valued for their strengths and t… https://t.co/RBvqoGlsuHA1: In order to propel personal and authentic learning, I think we need empathy, persistence, resiliency, flexibili… https://t.co/oOK0Fn4xNG @KatieJMcNamara Hey! Hey! Hey! Happy Day, Katie! @sbaumgardner16 Good morning!Oh and my favorite movie is #Goonies #LeadLAP https://t.co/tl49pLxWISHey #LeadLAP crew! I’m Greg, an elementary school principal from Northern California! Excited to be chatting about #AuthenticEDU!
11/2
2019
@CoachRobEDU @tishrich @TaraMartinEDU It’s a falcon - though it could totally pass for an Angry Bird! @CoachRobEDU @tishrich @TaraMartinEDU Super cozy, too! @tishrich @TaraMartinEDU The hat was a gift from the Kinder teachers I worked with last year. They knew the mascot… https://t.co/xuGJHkWFSzToday I am grateful for our wise Student Council advisors that scheduled Pajama Day for the day after Halloween! It… https://t.co/fFgFz6iO4U
11/1
2019
Come work with me! We’re looking for a resource teacher to join our team and support some of our students with spec… https://t.co/z6jnQBFqcL
10/31
2019
Please join #CelebratED this Wednesday night 10-30-19 @ 8:30 CST as we celebrate “Tip-Or-Tweet!” 🎉🎃🎉@Greg_Moffitt… https://t.co/StFpn7JuEB
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10/29
2019
@KaliSlusser @gcouros @burgessdave @mradamwelcome @TaraMartinEDU @MrNunesteach @DrP_Principal Too. Many. Piles. https://t.co/Vy22QtR3lk @KaliSlusser @gcouros @burgessdave @mradamwelcome @TaraMartinEDU @MrNunesteach #WhateverItTakesForKids by… https://t.co/G24RA59AiQ
10/27
2019

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