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?
Children are making their list’s as the countdown to Christmas has officially begun. Santa is checking his list to see who is naughty and nice. While parents, grandparents, family, and friends work hard, it seems never to be done. How will we pay for everything on the list with a significant price increase? David Foster … Continue reading Welcome December, I have my list
It is so important to look through many lenses in our life. We have the opportunity to have the ability to take the time to be so open-minded as we respect others' thoughts. Our responsibility is still to remain true to our core beliefs and values. Maya Angelou is one of my favorites in bringing … Continue reading Inspire Wednesday
Quotes about learning “I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious.” —Albert Einstein “Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.” —Albert Einstein “Study is not the learning of facts, but the training of the mind to think.” —Albert Einstein “Tell me and I forget, teach me and … Continue reading Learning- What’s your style?
Have you ever experienced “unexpected?” What is “unexpected?” Well, it is what was not expected. Would you wish to see a fish in the desert? No. The season of Thanksgiving brings opportunities for gratitude, and then we move into the season of giving as we celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. Many times during this … Continue reading Unexpected-How do you prepare?
Trusting the Direction Do you type in the address of your destination, and the GPS produces several options as choices to take? One of the choices is the fastest route. Do you select it and go? Who doesn’t want to get to the destination fast? We place trust in many things. Can you think of … Continue reading Direction-Do you have one?
Thanksgiving is tomorrow, and so many are working to prepare the family feast. We have others working hard to make sure those who cannot have a family dinner enjoy one with the help of others. I am always so grateful to all who work hard to help others daily. In our family, we know when … Continue reading Let it…..
As an educator for the past two decades, boys have been in academic crisis. “Nearly twice as many boys as girls have trouble reading, are diagnosed with language disabilities, and are referred to special education classes. 41% of children in the United States are not reading at a basic level by third grade, and a … Continue reading America- Boy’s in Crisis