Addressing Negative Thinking

Thinking through strategies principals can use to manage negativity.

Topics: Women in Leadership

No matter how confident you are as a leader, self-doubt, anxiety, and generally negative thoughts always have a way of creeping up. Though often unavoidable, there are ways principals can address negative thinking. Andrea Thompson and Jessica Gomez are joined by Florida principal Tiffany Emanuel-Wright to talk successful strategies. In this episode, we discuss:

  • Recognizing when and how negativity arises
  • Finding help through networks
  • The impact of negative thoughts on confidence
  • Staying focused on the work

Tiffany Emanuel-Wright is principal of Love Grove Elementary in Jacksonville, Florida.