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Looking Forward to a Rebirth of Literacy Teaching & Learning

As a presenter at this year’s CCIRA Conference in Denver next month, I was invited to write a guest post for the CCIRA blog and was inspired to write something on this year’s Conference theme, Literacy Renaissance. 1,502 more words


2018: a year for goals, dreams & fun

January is my FAVOURITE month, looking ahead to a brand new year! After an incredible New Year’s trip to Japan, I’m so inspired to get started on achieving all my goals for 2018. 428 more words


Returning Home

As some of you may know I am a graduate student currently living on my university’s campus while I study clinical psychology in Chicago. I am originally from New York. 578 more words


A Chair. A Chocolate. A Bench.

I was flipping through pictures (again) the other day, and I found one of a gate. Without realizing it, my eyes swelled with tears. The lump in my throat grew as I tried to choke back a real cry. 758 more words


2017 Rewind: a look back

I was supposed to begin this rewind thing last week, but it just didn’t work out. 

Looking back at last year January-March, I realized that I still had no real direction of where I was taking this blog. 183 more words


Ginger Shots: the Only Type of Shots I Take

This winter break I’ve been grateful to have the time to reflect on my life — finding areas of my life that I have been lacking and implementing new practices/behaviors to increase my overall health, happiness, and quality of life. 1,339 more words

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