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Sunday Success Story

So yesterday, I was walking down the street when I bumped into a jogging woman with gigantic sunglasses. Turns out, she was the mother of one of my students.   324 more words

Decoding

Read On!

As a Wilson’s Reading Instructor, I have met many parents who’s biggest dream is to get their child to read.  “If she would only pick up a book and read it from cover to cover, I would throw her a party!” they say.   177 more words

Reading

It's fall, y'all, and the trees are Crimson.

I’m a southern boy at heart from the Smoky Mountains in Tennessee–but I’d been living in New Orleans the past four years where it’s pretty much always hot and sticky and the seasons are summer and Mardi Gras. 230 more words

Student Life

Any Given Sunday

Fortunately or unfortunately, I have nothing good to say about standardized testing other than it exists.

In theory, I believe in it.  As teachers, we need to have a baseline that can measure growth and can help guide our teaching.   799 more words

October 4, 2014

Welcome to my blog! Please be patient as this is a work in progress! I will be adding bits and pieces over the course of the semester.