MEET THE AUTHOR
Aisha Smith is a certified School Psychologist (K-12). She was born and raised in Trinidad & Tobago but migrated to the U.S. after high school to further her education.
Aisha is passionate about advocating for students. She is constantly in search of innovative ways to help improve academic and behavioral outcomes for her students. Aisha realizes that there is so much more to education than passing standardized tests. It is her hope to shine a light on the benefits of social emotional learning. When she’s not sitting with kids in the cafeteria or on the playground, Aisha enjoys bargain shopping, visiting the beach and partnering with local nonprofits.
Optimistic Olly teaches kids to focus on progress while letting go of perfection. Olly is a little boy who is having a problem at school. He took a Math test and was pretty disappointed with the result. Olly learns that he can take an active role in solving his problems. He also learns that it is ok to ask for help.
Published March 29, 2019 | Ideal age 5-8
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