I Put Myself in Timeout.

There are some mornings you wake up and before you make it halfway to your trusty coffee pot, and you know you will not be able to attend life that day without a possible self-directed timeout. You look down at the t-shirt and sweatpants you wore to bed the night before...and you wonder what happened … Continue reading I Put Myself in Timeout.


It’s More Than “Teaching Middle School”

For the past two years I have sent a weekly newsletter to parents. It usually details information regarding the upcoming week, goals we've set for class, student progress, and sometimes explanations of what we are reading and skills we are practicing. This week's newsletter had a section that focused on grades, setting academic goals as … Continue reading It’s More Than “Teaching Middle School”