flickr photo shared by buistbunch under a Creative Commons ( BY-NC-ND ) license Recently I noticed the above picture on Michael Buist’s Instagram account. I have watched Michael’s Instagram posts about pearls of wisdom, and I was always curious. This time I asked him if he had written a post about his pearls. Good timing.… Read more Pearls of Wisdom for Second Grade English
Recently Oliver Schinkten asked the question, What is the purpose of school? (Read more provocative questions at #QinEd) I would love to hear some answers to this question. @JoyKirr @gallit_z @PaulSolarz @RobynThiessen @mrsdkrebs #QinEd pic.twitter.com/1dOZkBD0qH — Oliver Schinkten (@schink10) July 9, 2015 My first thought was that was a very big question. I believe the… Read more What is the Purpose of School?
Versatile Blogger Award / Liebster / Getting to Know You Meme Sunshine Blog Post I figured before two years go by, I should finish this blog post! It started with this post from Nancy Carroll in July of 2012. Yikes! Now, since then, I haven’t responded to these posts by Laura Coughlin, Marsha Ratzel, Jeremy Inscho, Joy Kirr,… Read more Versatile, Liebster, Getting-to-Know-You, Merry Sunshine, Blog Meme Nomination
I just finished a two-week road trip, where I saw special people in my life — my daughter — first time I’ve visited her in her new city; a pastor/mentor who married my husband and me and his sweet wife; a nephew and his wonderful bride and young son; and twelve members of my online… Read more Road Tripping, Connections, and Community
Thanks to a tweet from Nancy Carroll, I learned about Will Richardson’s huge project. #geniushour @joykirr @mrsdkrebs Interested? #whyschoolbook via @plnaugle: Have you seen this http://t.co/eYPrqz94ZY. I just signed up.” — Nancy Carroll (@ncarrollDLC) April 20, 2013 It will be a movie inspired by his TED book Why School? He wrote about the project on… Read more Why School? The Movie