Engagement of Students The technology age has played a significant impact on teaching and learning, I believe. Our students, I know, would tell you they are engaged with the electronic games they are playing at home, and the social media platforms they are utilizing, and are available to access many of these items 24/7. The … Continue reading Engaging-Are students?
Stable Environments? Do we have those?
We have a great deal of talk about our environment in the news, especially when it involves a political race. Environmental talk is essential, but actions speak louder. However, the environmental discussion I think is vital for our future is our children's daily exposure in homes and school settings. “The environment has a significant impact … Continue reading Stable Environments? Do we have those?
Through the cracks, Don’t let them go!
As a teacher, have you ever been moved or gotten a new principal? Me too! It is a little scary because you don't know them and they don't know you. What do you do? Well, teach, like you always have! Making his rounds, the principal makes his way to my classroom. He pauses in the … Continue reading Through the cracks, Don’t let them go!
SHARE it is a great way to begin!
Eric Jensen is one of my favorite authors in regard to the topic of addressing poverty. His approach made a great deal of sense to me. Brain based approach to the problem seemed to be the solution! It made sense to me and still does! There are many more layers to resolve and address, but … Continue reading SHARE it is a great way to begin!
This is for you! #Bethesolutiondaily
Finding Facts, Adding Value to what you need as you read! Books always surround me! They are everywhere! I have highlighted, tagged and read some of my books so much they are falling apart! My signed copy of Teaching with Poverty in Mind by Eric Jensen has pages falling out. I consult often with others … Continue reading This is for you! #Bethesolutiondaily
Can You Help?
"I have a killer puzzle to put together! I don't know where to start," said my elderly neighbor "I will come over to help you get started." "What is this puzzle suppose to look like like?" "The picture on the box is a rooster." "Well, I think no matter what we do we will not … Continue reading Can You Help?