You’ve Gotta Read This — Disrupting Reading: Why How We Read Matters

  Ever read a trade book that gets you excited to go back to school in the fall?   I always try to check out a few “teacher” books over the summer and sometimes I choose good ones and other… Continue Reading

Fun, Non-Embarrassing Ice Breakers for High School & Middle School Students

We’re now entering serious back-to-school crunch time for parents, students, and teachers alike. This time of year always gets me thinking about new ways I can welcome students to class and get them to start interacting with each other. Since… Continue Reading

Teaching and Learning Like a Pirate

Feeling a little burned out? Looking for a way to find the joy in teaching? Have a I got a couple of book recommendations for you! Run straight to your local library, bookstore, or get on Amazon and buy Teach Like… Continue Reading