EduCatered: Jacqueline Spivey

Key Points

  • Self care to self preservation. More dedicated to daily movement practice, daily yoga/meditation practice. 

  • You have to be honest with your students about how hard it is to just move through life right now. Trade offs, everything takes up space.

Jackie Spivey EduCatered

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My joy is my leadership practice.

Jacqueline Spivey

On this episode of EduCatered, Shawnee Caruthers is joined by Jacqueline (Jackie) Spivey, a high school chemistry teacher and subject dean at Head-Royce school in Oakland, California. Jacqueline is a lifelong learner and has spent over 12 years in the classroom. She got her doctorate in Biophysical Chemistry at UC Santa Cruz so who knows where we’ll end up! 

I really am a huge proponent of joy. Joy is a fundamental concept, construct … it’s in the roots of who I am […]. I am joyful because I am.

Jacqueline Spivey

Jacqueline, also was a participant in one of our recent Smart Sprints on Building a Shared Vision. Jacqueline, thanks so much for being here today! 

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