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A Message from Jeanne Betancourt

Today we are pleased to publish this message from author, artist, teacher, and inspiring individual Jeanne Betancourt. Jeanne has been honored by the Kildonan School… 575 more words


ModMath: An App Helping Kids with Dyslexia and Dysgraphia

“Make sure you line up your place values.” This is a phrase I utter over and over in the classroom and write on countless papers. For some kids, it just takes a little practice to remember this step. 487 more words


How I Defeated The Monster in my Closet.

Once upon a time…….

For those of you that have read my blog entitled ‘So, Who I am and What am I doing here?’, it told you a secret I had kept locked away for many, many years.   512 more words

Everyday Life

How to teach long division (when you don't really want to)


I came from a family with four children – all with science degrees. Everyone is an engineer, except me who followed a more general route through life sciences. 424 more words

Child Anxiety

3 Reasons to Power Your Brain with Kale

As a wife and mom, I do my best to feed my family well. But, due to mothering a couple of dyslexic children, more recently I have been searching for foods that are said to have greater benefits to healthy brain function. 504 more words


Writing Wednesday - Doubletake

Last Week’s WW: You’ve Gotta Read

Most of the things that find their way onto this blog are in first draft status.  In fact, a lot of them are typed directly into wordpress text box, not copied and pasted from somewhere else.   674 more words


Writing is a bitch

Writing is a bitch. You love it, you hate it. Whatever your sentiments may be, writing is something we all have to tackle at some point. 297 more words