ADHD and the War Against Boredom

Perhaps it takes creative thinking, more than pills, to win the war against boredom. Creative problem solving only requires teachers to step back and ask, “Is there a better way of doing this?” Or maybe a more empathetic approach, which means asking ourselves, “How did I feel the last time I was bored?”

Born to Teach?

I was having a beer with a few coworkers after work one evening and one of them said, “You were born to teach.” I took the complement in stride, but my nonchalant footsteps were halted by an e-mail I received that made me say to myself in a very humble voice, “Anthony, maybe you were born to teach.” I had to look deeper into the statement.