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Friday, January 12, 2018
Privilege and Raising Our Voices
Monday my students and I will enjoy a day off from school. While they do celebrate their time without me, I took the time to remind them tod...
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Shielding Our Students from Darkness
This past November at NCTE I stood in the exhibit hall with tears rolling down my face while standing at a publisher's booth. I had h...
Saturday, January 6, 2018
Powerful Quick Writes
I started using quick writes in Language Arts class years ago thanks to Linda Rief. I purchased this book and the ideas started flowing....
Friday, January 5, 2018
Kids These Days...
I'm assuming if you've been in education for any length of time you'd hear a conversation that began with, "Kids these d...
Tuesday, January 2, 2018
I love the new year. I think that's one of my favorite things about teaching, that I get this feeling of starting over twice a year -...
Sunday, December 31, 2017
How We're Wired: On Notifications, Desktops, and Lateness
I've been thinking a lot about brains lately, how we're wired, what the impact of that is on each of us. It started when I saw this ...
Friday, December 29, 2017
Lessons from Romance Novels and Kristen Ashley
Hmm, my reading life has undergone a bit of a change since this summer. I update Goodreads sporadically, adding a bunch of books at a time, ...
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