Sun is Sun

My husband and I were on our way home from a meeting today. The sunroof cover was pulled back and although the temperature was in the 30’s the warmth could be felt and that was good enough for me. On my feet were Birkenstocks. My favorite shoes in the world. The previous Thursday was in… Continue reading Sun is Sun

Pronouns

Today I was at a training and at breakfast, a person sat down next to me. I introduced my self and then received a reciprocal introduction. The person’s name was unique, Kenning, I believe. I truly did not know if this person identified as male or female and although it does not really matter to… Continue reading Pronouns

Revision

My nomination for “outstanding people for education” We all have challenges, but there is a staff member in our district who shows up without fail for the students who need him the most. Someone who does their job with compassion, professionalism, and care, sometimes even on seemingly impossible days. _______ the ________ Special Education bus… Continue reading Revision

Drafting

Trying to write a nomination for ” outstanding people for education” We all have challenges, but there is a staff member in our district who shows up without fail for the students who need him the most. Someone who does their job with compassion, professionalism, and care, sometimes even on seemingly impossible days. _______ the… Continue reading Drafting

Escape

Who does not love Teachers-Pay-Teachers? I have found really smart things that make my teaching life easier. I have become a curator, not a creator. I seriously admire those teachers who can not only teach, but make super awesome, standards-aligned materials. Last Spring I downloaded a Growth Mindset Escape Room. What fun right? So literally… Continue reading Escape