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Goal Setting- Have A Productive 2017


Tuesday, January 3, 2017

I have had a passion for goal setting since I was a little girl.  It combined my favorite things- list making and plotting how to get a skill, or thing I really wanted. It all started when I was in 4th grade and saw a giant stuffed unicorn...I mean yuge (to borrow from our future president). ...

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Prevent Another Trump


Monday, August 1, 2016

  "Send the Muslims home! Build the wall and kick them all out!" Is shouted through every television in America multiple times a day. We can't change that. But in our classrooms we have the power. So how do you make sure each student feels welcome, supported, and safe in a political atmosphere that is as ...

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Why am I still a teacher?


Wednesday, June 29, 2016

The desert sun scorches me through the window; its strength fades the rich colors of the Africa I dreamt. Jostling down the road in the company Range Rover, sweat and dust cover me but I fail to notice. The toddler with a baby on his hip on the side of the road steals my attention. ...

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