Day 15 – #AprilBlogADay – Social Media

How has social media changed your classroom?  Personally? Professionally? Social media has changed my classroom and me–both personally and professionally. Here’s the back story. It started with this very blog. I wrote my first post on October 17, 2009. My blogging purpose was to help my students publish their work in an eMagazine, of sorts. I had… Read more Day 15 – #AprilBlogADay – Social Media

Day 14 – #AprilBlogADay – Why I Teach

Why I Teach Occasionally during excruciatingly busy times in my years of teaching, I’ve dreamt of quitting and becoming a receptionist in a sleepy office where I didn’t care about the service or product. But I never did. I’ve stayed in this crazy world of teaching–teaching kindergarten through undergrads (not quite everything in between, but… Read more Day 14 – #AprilBlogADay – Why I Teach