Happy National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day!

Here’s an article by an author who likes to celebrate days like this. 5 WAYS TO CELEBRATE NATIONAL CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIE DAY

Tweets Related to the Common Core State Standards

Tweets Related to the Common Core State Standards

Caution: Some of the tweets are rather radical.  It’s still good to know what people are saying, though, so I will let the twitter widget remain. Tweets about “#CommonCore” Related articles Is Common Core facing death by a thousand cuts? The Insanity of Common Core Math Revealed in Under Two Minutes Preserving the classics asRead more

The Happy Life

This poem was part of a deep conversation I was privy to the other night.  I thought I would share it with you!  I sourced the poem from here. MY friend, the things that do attain The happy life be these, I find: The riches left, not got with pain; The fruitful ground; the quietRead more

Tweeted: The Five Paragraph Essay: http://t.co/8kLdfdhADN v…

I created this video using VideoScribe after thinking about the Common Core State Standards and teaching writing.