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Listen Up!

The first day of my summer break, I attended an English teacher conference in Texas with Gena, one of my besties. We drove down the night before, so we would be ready for a full day at the North Texas Council of Teachers of English Language Arts ( 782 more words


My Inquiry Project

As part of the Wyoming Writing Project Summer Institute, I’m expected to complete an inquiry project that will answer a burning question I have about teaching or that will help me in my classroom in the fall. 712 more words


Teacher Things

For the past few months I have been writing content for an Ed Tech company. Great company…super fun creating activities and seeing them come to life.They are doing some amazing things for education and I cannot wait to see them implemented in classrooms around the world. 124 more words


tips from a first year teacher (and a few more experienced ones as well)

On the last day of my first official year of teaching, a student I had taught as a long term substitute the previous year congratulated me and said, “So, have you fixed the world of education yet?” … 2,167 more words


Student Teaching Tuesday: Sharing the Dance (part 2)

I’m a Pisces, which means I am mandated by The Stars to spend 80% of my time dreaming. (Yes, I understand horoscopes are so vague as to be meaningless.  1,319 more words