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Visual Literacy...the art of reading comprehension

I just read an article on facebook that had me saying…duh, doesn’t everyone already know that? Then I stopped and thought about it some more. The article is about how we read. 672 more words

Dozens of NY Teacher Associations Endorse "I Refuse" Resolution

Dozens of teacher associations have endorsed a strong resolution against high-stakes testing.

These groups include:

Amityville Teachers’ Association
Associated Teachers of Huntington
Babylon Teachers’ Association… 789 more words

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March 30 - April 3

It doesn’t look like a very eventful week so far…but that can be a good thing, sometimes. Let’s hope for Spring to finally show it’s face so we can enjoy the sun more than the snow! 381 more words


Black With No Way Out

Life can be a mix of so many things – good and bad and in between. Tellingly, there are times when the chickens, in fact, do come home to roost. 1,127 more words


A Real-Life Rom Com

The story of Kristin Beshore and Ryan Sparks is a real-life, small-town romantic comedy. It begins a few years ago, when Kristin was working as a kindergarten TA at Townsend Elementary. 726 more words


When Good Teachers Teach: Grace

These will be posts where I fangirl over my colleagues and try to figure out how to be them when I grow up.

I’ve been at my current school since early February and I’m already sad about leaving in June. 393 more words

Despite The Pain

A few Sundays ago I was in Church and during the bible reading, we read a scripture that I have heard preachers refer to and I think I must have used times too. 356 more words