With every challenge, comes opportunity.
That quote — or a similar version of it — has been applied to countless situations and attributed to many people for generations. You may be inclined to dismiss it as cliché, but you’d be ignoring a simple fact: it’s true.
It’s through the lens of challenge and opportunity that educator and author Peter Mishler G’07, G’08 (English education), views the last 20 months or so for teachers. His new book “For All You Do: Self-Care and Encouragement for Teachers” identifies ways his colleagues in education can improve their circumstances and, as a result, improve the system.