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Claire Peacock

Strategies for Success Interview

I was recently invited by Irving Middle School in Springfield, Virginia to share my personal and professional strategies for success. Strategies For Success is a class that specializes in student voice, advocacy, and mindfulness as they navigate academic, social, and job related issues.  As part of the course, students learn strategies to help them organize classwork and daily routine, write e-mails, and complete routine tasks to reach their goals.   Some of the questions I answered include: What is your highest level of education and where did you get it? What… Read more Strategies for Success Interview

Creative Inspiration of the Day: Meteors

Who: Meteors! Noun, def: an atmospheric phenomenon (such as lightning or a snowfall); or any of the small particles of matter in the solar system that are directly observable only by their incandescence from frictional heating on entry into the atmosphere. What: Perseid meteor shower When: Summer nights, between July 14th to August 24th depending on when the earth travels through the trail that year Where: Best viewing is in the Northern Hemisphere Why: The Perseids meteor shower appears when Earth passes through the rubble left by Comet Swift-Tuttle. How:… Read more Creative Inspiration of the Day: Meteors