Have you ever checked your email and groaned for one of these reasons? You see your principal is in "communication mode" so you know you will have a barrage of emails from him/her. While teaching students, preparing for the next day, communicating with parents, etc., you are supposed to read each email thoroughly and remember… Continue reading Emailing to Inspire, Not Baffle
When I was in fifth grade, I would say a little prayer each night. I prayed that I would be skinny when I woke up. I wasn't fat, I was a little rounded. But, ironically, the way my body looked was beside the point. The way I saw myself was the point. The terrible way… Continue reading I don’t wear my emotions on my sleeve, I wear them on my waist
Walking down the halls of Quincy Elementary, I feel a little bit like the Pied Piper. Children scramble to give me hugs, to tell me a story, or to just say hello. It fills me with joy and brings meaning to my days. I absolutely love it. What do teachers do as I walk down… Continue reading Who Champions Teachers?