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Working Through the Middle School Years

I have been a middle school teacher now for 16 years. It is a population group that I enjoy being with, and teaching. For the past few years I have been mentoring new teachers in our district. 380 more words


Just Karma 196 September 2016 wp

Just Karma 196
Continuing Education
(a haibun)

Over the years I have paced my area around my home
attempting to maintain a few gardens, adding some trees… 232 more words



I posted a video today to Youtube. I know I should be posting more of those. There some oldies but goodies on YouTube too. I love her monster noises. 446 more words


Zoey At Six Years Old

Six. My darling girl, you are six years old today. It’s hard to believe I’ve been a mother that long. Six is the age I’ve been looking forward to since you were growing in my belly. 461 more words

Life In Clegg House

Not all Gifted Children Test Well

The beginning of the  school year is always busy for me. This is the time of year many parents contact me to test their child to see if they qualify for gifted services. 615 more words


The Social Scene at School: 5 Tips to Help Your Gifted Children

Back to school means a lot of things to a lot of people. For some of our gifted kiddos, it means back to the social grind. 389 more words



What can I say about teaching for 23 years?  I have taught kindergarten, gifted, and special education in middle and now high school.  To say things have changed over the years is a huge understatement.   757 more words