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A Certain Type of Anxiety

For The Sunday Whirl poetry prompt: Wordle #178

hospital, tests, anxiety, fluff, words, ouch,
pester, blood, know, meal, center, jello

A Certain Type of Anxiety… 158 more words

Poetry Prompt

A few weeks in...

So my life is already quite monotonous and I am finishing week 3.  I have had some quizzes and a test.  Mostly, I am feel pretty sleep deprived as I am adjusting to a different sleep schedule and working third shift. 381 more words

Liquid Soapbox

You found it!  The secret bottom tab with all the really JUICY commentary!

Need an explanation for the name?  It’s simply a moniker I created to describe a metrosexual who thinks he has something important to point out from time to time. 49 more words

Liquid Soapbox

Mulligans aren’t just for golf.

How can you improve student engagement and participation?  Are there methods to reduce test anxiety?  The attached article uses a novel approach to address both of these issues through the use of gamification.  149 more words

Teaching Tools

Generalized Anxiety Order Is Not A Death Sentence

A lot of people don’t understand anxiety. If you are one of the millions of people who suffer from anxiety-related symptoms, you know how hard it can be to get the right information about what you can do to help yourself. 289 more words


Check It Out


You can help to build a blog that will explore some of the issues surrounding the standardized test score-based school reform movement.  It will also look into how we can support kids to navigate the educational waters these days.


It's Not Your Mom's Standardized Test

I know, because I probably took your mom’s standardized test.

Had I taken today’s state tests, I might not have gone through life feeling like an academic success. 17 more words

High Stakes Testing