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Join Me at the Reform Symposium #RSCON4

I’m excited to be a part of RSCON this year!  I will actually be presenting three sessions: On Sunday October 13th at 9:00am CST I will be presenting “Connecting YOU and Your Classroom Globally”.  Building connections is important.  This session will cover how YOU can…

My PLN Saved My Career

permaculturenews.org Teaching has always been something I’ve wanted to do since I was 8 years old.  I always knew I was going to be a teacher when I grew up.  I started teaching about 7 years ago.  I came in wide-eyed, full of ideas, and…

Multiplication Videos, Socrative, and @ClassroomChamps

This week was quite the whirlwind.  I could not for the life of me keep track of what day was what!  Whew! So we started off the week with the students creating their own multiplication videos.  I split the kids into groups of three, and…

We All Need A Cheerleader

Like most people growing up was full of ups and downs.  I grew up in a house full of turmoil.  My parents fought every day, my dad drank daily, if not hourly, and wasn’t home too much, and I never felt like I fit in…

Mystery GHOs, Creating Videos, and #DotDay

Wow!  This week was JAM PACKED with awesomeness!  Even writing this post it feels like some of these things happened weeks ago! Ok so first off let me make clear that I have 3 classes (a total of 75 students).  So when I get to…