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7 MORE Educators Worth Following #KidsDeserveIt

About a week or so ago I wrote a blog post called “10 Educators Worth Following”.  It took off like wild fire. My goal in writing that post was just to introduce readers of my blog to 10 people they probably weren’t following, that are…

Remembering My Why #KidsDeserveIt

If you were to ask someone what the job of an educator is in today’s world, I’m sure they would say something to the affect of “Their job is to teach our kids what they need to know so they can pass that test, or…

The Forest For the Trees #KidsDeserveIt

I’m sure you’ve heard of that saying of “you can’t see the forest for the trees”.  I have heard it before, but this week it was spoken to me by someone I greatly respect and reminded me of something. Sometimes we get so deep into…

12 Educators Worth Following on Twitter #KidsDeserveIt

Every so often I love to use the platform I have to recognize other educators in our field.  I have learned so much through tools like Twitter.  But those tools are only as good as the people you choose to surround yourself with! These are…

Let’s Be Thankful #KidsDeserveIt

Thanksgiving.  That time of the year when we take just a little more time to think of things we’re thankful for.  As I was making a list of things I was thankful for, our students kept coming to my mind.  And how we could view…