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September 6, 2021 It All Starts by Loving Learning

I have a deep love of learning. There’s nothing I enjoy more than discovering some new historical hero or diving headfirst into a great work…

September 3, 2021 Modeling a Growth Mindset

I firmly believe that teaching is a selfless profession. Almost every teacher I’ve known chose the path of education because they wanted to make a…

September 1, 2021 The Moth Hypothesis: Creating Amazing Educators

I have a hypothesis and I’m curious to know what you think. Ready? Here it is: Teachers right now are better than ever. I’ve been…

August 30, 2021 Building Classroom Community

In many schools, the first few days tend to follow a familiar pattern. Students arrive at school in the morning and shyly make their way…

August 18, 2021 It’s All Fun and Games: Building Student Engagement

Recently my 11-year-old niece beat me in a game of Santorini. I won’t lie, that moment was a though pill to swallow. I am a…

August 16, 2021 Flexible Minds Need Flexible Lessons

There’s a time and a place for linear thinking. If you’re baking a cake, it’s a good idea to follow the recipe to the letter.…

August 13, 2021 You’ve Got This: How to Persevere in 2021

The beginning of a new school year is always an exciting moment. There’s so much potential in the air. So many possibilities for learning, new…

August 11, 2021 The Top Reasons: Creating Direction in Your Classroom

Why did you become a teacher? If you join the profession after college and stay until you retire, you’ll spend forty…