Where do good ideas come from?

If we were in high school voting in the yearbook polls I probably would be voted “School Spirit Spaz.” I love my teacher friends, I love my students, and I love my school.  My favorite “hobby” is searching for ideas.  Ideas for how to teach a lesson better, new strategies, new books, new educators to…

Welcome to the adventure

I love to read. I love to learn. I love to teach. What I love most is learning how to be a better teacher of reading and writing. My hope is that this site will be a place for us to collect and communicate ideas.   I have been teaching for almost 20 years, when…