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Sharing Our Stories

The Small School Stories Project is proud to share one of our stories.

Mr. Hanley

by Dale Haynes

While I was looking for my first teaching job and waiting to hear if I’d gotten one after… 1,175 more words

Old School Buildings

My favorite getaway in Thailand

Have you been searching for true paradise on earth?  Well i’ve found it, it is an island called Bulon Ley.  It is located about 30 minutes of the coast of Satun, Thailand by speedboat in the crystal clear waters of the Andaman sea.  443 more words


Volunteering with a rural school in Thailand.

I have been talking with a couple of the smaller rural schools in my area to set up accommodating volunteers. The directors of these schools and I believe that just by giving their students exposure to native and non-native English speakers will greatly help in boosting their student’s confidence in using and interest in learning English.    569 more words


Welcome to the Small School Stories Project

The former Mount Upton New York High School sits empty since 1994, following a 1989 merger.

Welcome to the Small School Stories Project!

The Small School Stories project started a couple of years ago when the members of a Bainbridge, New York writers’ group, all educators, realized that they shared a unique vantage point on education in small schools and small communities. 619 more words

Old School Buildings

Annotated Bibliography #1 - Week 14

Squire, K. (2010). From information to experience: Place-based augmented reality games as a model for learning in a globally networked society. Teachers College Record475 more words

Grace as Scaffolding

My previous post explores the need for churches to create space for children to exist outside of behavioral expectations and standardization. I find grace as a powerful tool for this. 296 more words