I’m so excited to be a part of Brooke McGlothlin’s Gospel Centered Mom book tour! This post was inspired by the book. To join us and learn more about being a part of it, click here: gospelcenteredmombook.com/for-bloggers. As I read the book, Gospel Centered Mom, I had a unique take on it. Of course, I thought of the… Continue reading Ms. Mommy
Recently, I was passed over for an award I felt that I deserved. I was devastated, a little broken, and very lost. I have worked very hard in my career over the past year, and I knew I deserved what I was seeking. I was angry and just a little bitter. I even found myself… Continue reading Identity
I love my students - adore them, truly. But, somedays, I get tired of the monotony of the same questions. Seriously, if I don't have something in place, I could answer the same questions 150 times in one day. I like a classroom that manages itself - enter QR Codes and Google Forms. Last summer,… Continue reading Google Forms and QR Codes for the Classroom Mundane
I visited The Ron Clark Academy May 18th. The Ron Clark Academy is a private school located in Atlanta, GA for 5th - 8th graders. According to their website, "RCA is a demonstration school – a place where visiting educators engage in a vibrant professional development experience by observing best practices in action before participating in… Continue reading The Ron Clark Experience and Secondary Education
What do these two have in common? Probably very little for many active, healthy runners (Perhaps that'll be me one day, but until then, I'll enjoy my pizza). Hang with me, and I'll explain! Of course, it all goes back to Ron Clark - I can't emphasize how much you should read his books. Really,… Continue reading Pizza and Runners?
Graceful - Adjective "having or showing favor or good will" (dictionary.com) Pedagogy - Noun "the method and practice of teaching, especially an academic subject or theoretical concept" (dictionary.com) Recently, I went to the Ron Clark Academy which is a middle school (5th - 8th grades) in Atlanta, GA designed to educate the educator. I'll post more… Continue reading grace-ful ped-a-go-gy