Discovering the kids Discovering

I’m still brand new to this school, this year is the first year they have had this type of position at my school, and the curriculum is still very much in the works. There’s a lot to keep me busy but I am loving the whole process. Administration, teachers, parents, and kids have given me the idea that I am making a significant and positive impact already, … Continue reading Discovering the kids Discovering

The Strong Impact of Children’s Literature – Something Not so Obvious

I am currently taking a Digital Literature class and we discuss children’s literature frequently. It makes me nostalgic of being young with no worries. But it also makes me reflect back and consider how these children’s stories played a role in my life and in my perspective. One of my life goals is to someday have a children’s book published. In order to be successful … Continue reading The Strong Impact of Children’s Literature – Something Not so Obvious

Assessment Data to Lessen the Pressure of Standardized Test Scores

On both sides of my family, a big majority have chosen medical paths. My family tree line covers every type of doctor/nurse you could think of. Nowhere in the line can you find a teacher. No one in my family could understand why I would ever want to be a teacher. It was hard to make the choice and initially disappoint everyone, but my passion … Continue reading Assessment Data to Lessen the Pressure of Standardized Test Scores