Compliments & Conferring

I received an encouraging e-mail from a good friend of mine back in the States today!  I didn't know she read my blog often. It's exciting to know that my friends can stay connected to me in this way. "i love reading your blog and staying connected to you in that way - i love … Continue reading Compliments & Conferring

living the examined life…

"The unexamined life, is not worth living." --Socrates I've had a few conversations recently with my colleagues about the importance of reflecting on our practice. We talked about how in our graduate schools we wrote reflections on everything from: reflections on our learning process, on our teaching philosophies, on our students' learning, etc. However, as … Continue reading living the examined life…

What do you want to be remembered for?

Our principal shared with us what questions he would be discussing with us during our individual meetings within the next few weeks. He went through the questions like how are your units & lesson developed, what is the amount of time dedicated to each subject area, and the other standard questions, but then there was … Continue reading What do you want to be remembered for?