Monthly Archives: February 2012

skyping to connect classrooms and authors

This year I have been fortunate enough to bring two, very well known children’s authors into my classroom through the use of Skype, and it began with a simple tweet. Authors Grace Lin and Erica S. Perl came into our … Continue reading

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exploring community

I have been thinking a lot about community. When I was a kid growing up in the 70’s, community was my small town in west-metro Minnesota. It was comprised of the families in my neighborhood, kids in my classroom, the … Continue reading

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continuing ed

Continuing Education is a part of most professions. Accountants, lawyers, educators, and even realtors, need to spend x hours keeping up with latest laws and trends relevant to their profession in order to maintain their licensure. This past week I … Continue reading

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