Why do I care?

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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, United States
I have worked with children and in public schools for 41 years. I taught elementary school in Mid-Del PS, Norman PS, Watonga PS, Cleveland and Tulsa Union PS. I am committed to do everything I can do to help every child in OK to have an excellent public school education. I am also committed to the common good of the people of Oklahoma

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Do unto others....common good

I embrace the concept of Common Good...of looking beyond one's own nose to the needs of others; of success being making a difference in the lives of others; of working to correcting injustices happening to others; of community; of planting seeds to share the fruits with the future; that embracing community lifts all of us up.

I believe in the premise of "it takes a village" to improve the lives of everyone.   Does Common Good reject business success or people becoming wealthy?  Certainly not!  I think it just says as we lift others up, our own circumstances improve.  I believe that Common Good is just the Golden Rule in action.

What do you think?


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