And the GRAMMY goes to…our music teachers!

In my past life, before I became a teacher, I was actually a starving folk singer. Eventually, I did teach my fourth graders some of the classics (you will have to watch the video to know what I mean). More…

Black History Month: We can overcome and we must resist!

“Dr. King, President Lincoln, and other shapers of our American story proudly watch over our National Mall. … They spoke and marched and toiled and bled shoulder-to-shoulder with ordinary people who burned with the same hope for a brighter day.  That legacy is shared; that spirit is American. … So let us honor those who More…

From parents to partners

I think all educators would agree that family engagement is important, but we also know it isn’t easy. Here are a couple of suggestions for connecting with parents in case you’re looking for something new. More…