I've been fortunate enough to attend many professional development sessions, seminars, and conferences over the years. While I listened to Dr. Bob Evans I was struck by something that he said. 'All professional development seems to add to your list of things to do'. He was right. I am constantly taking notes over things I … Continue reading Things I Need to Stop Doing As a Teacher
I love watching people do things they love. The passion for their craft inspires me.
I have a renewed mission to seek ways to provide my dear learning partners with choice. Sometimes, when it is successful-- and it isn’t always successful-- it gives me teacher life.
I have been working toward publishing something on this site for months now. My lack of publishing was not due to a lack of ideas; I have plenty. There is no lack of voice. I have so much, maybe too much, to say about everything. Yet, here I am. It has been months, and I … Continue reading Vulnerability
I've been wanting to do this for a long time, because it feels like this path I've chosen has given me so much. There is such a sense of immense pleasure and privilege being a teacher. I am allowed to build amazing relationships with students. Guiding them through the lighter things-- should I invite so-and-so … Continue reading Why This?