AuthorsDen.com   Join Free! | Login  

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  Lois Santalo, iD.E.Z. Butler, iAlan Brenham, iPaul Ulasien, iAlfred Garrotto, iGreg Pendleton, iMargaret Doner, i

  Home > Action/Thriller > Articles Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Dolores M. Ayotte

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Books
· Articles
· 8 Titles
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Feb, 2010

Dolores M. Ayotte, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Jew Be or Not Jew Be; The Story of a Perpetual Alien
by Peter Oszmann

The sometimes poignant, sometimes humorous, thoroughly compelling true story of a young Hungarian Jewish boy and his family escaping the fate of Hitler's extermination ca..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
The Hayloft: a 1950s mystery
by Alan Cook

Bobby sox, slow dancing, bomb shelters—and murder. Within two weeks after starting his senior year of high school in the 1950s, Gary Blanchard finds himself kicked out o..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members





   Recent articles by
Dolores M. Ayotte

THESE BOOTS
IF I HAD A HAMMER
Psst...Hey EWE
           >> View all

The Three R's
by Dolores M. Ayotte   
Rated "G" by the Author.
Last edited: Thursday, June 24, 2010
Posted: Thursday, June 24, 2010

Share    Print   Save    Become a Fan


Previously Posted on The Word Guild Authors Blog June 19, 2010

For those of you who have been have read some of my background information you already know that I am a former elementary school teacher,  During my teaching years, I spent a great deal of time teaching the three R’s of education, reading, riting and rithmetic as they were so fondly called in those days.

 

Today we are utilizing many other words that start with R such as recycle, reuse and restore in an effort to be energy conscious and to help protect and sustain our environment.

 

Although, I left the classroom many years ago, the classroom has never left me.  Once a teacher, always a teacher!  It’s in my blood.  In fact, my book “I’m Not Perfect And It’s Okay” is what I consider to be a teaching tool. In my opinion, you can take the teacher out of the classroom but it is very difficult, perhaps impossible, to take the classroom out of the teacher. My blog site falls into the same teaching category as my book.  My posts are not meant to offend but rather to educate. 

 

The reason I have chosen to discuss the three R’s of education is because other than the ones I have already mentioned in the first two paragraphs, in my opinion, there are many more equally important words starting with R.

 

A few of these are responsibility, respect, and reciprocity/relationship.  When people hold themselves accountable for their actions they demonstrate a sense of responsibility.  When they become more accountable and accept responsibility, they develop self-respect and in turn earn the respect of others.  When they earn the respect of others, this eventually results in a mutually respectful relationship, which is what I refer to as the beginnings of a reciprocal connection or affinity.  Whether positive or negative, people eventually become the reflection of each other.

 

In other words, those around you will be a reflection of yourself and your values. How is your reflection in the mirror looking back at you?  Do you like what you see?  

 

Web Site: Dolores Ayotte Homepage



Want to review or comment on this article?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!





Hidden Impact by Charles Neff

In summer 2004, Jim Nordberg revisits the village in Nicaragua where he lived in the 1970s, and nothing is as he expected. Kris Behr, once a friend and now a possible nemesis, want..  
Featured BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Frat Brats, A 60's Novel by Jay Dubya

Frat Brats completes the adult trilogy that was begun by Black Leather and Blue Denim, A 50s Novel and The Great Teen Fruit War, A 1960 Novel...  
Featured BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.