Reading Stamina

When I first moved to second grade a few years ago, I’d tell my students to read silently for independent…

Inclusive Rather Than Diverse

(Note: This blog post contains affiliate links.) I was so fortunate to attend the Scholastic Reading Summit in Universal City,…

Teacher of the Year

Every year there’s much anticipation around who will be named Teacher of the Year. Six years ago, I was named…

Who am I now?

Do you read my teacher bestie┬áLybrya’s blog? She recently posted something that spoke directly to me. She wrote about her…

Stream of Consciousness

So I don’t have a blueprint in mind for this post, like I usually do, but I want to share…