I am creating a slide show for an organization. It will be projected during a luncheon. There are people that we wanted to introduce, so I emailed the educators to send me a digital photo. To my surprise, the level of pictures was sub-par. They were scanned in, too small, or worse yet, pictures on
As I spend more time downtown in Chicago, I am looking up much more than looking down. Reaching new heights is what we want out of all our students and colleagues. We want the sense of wonder and possibilities. I am constantly looking for ways to promote being a “life-long contributor,” not a life-long learner.
So what is really important? How do you start the year? Here are my top five things new and us “oldie” teachers that give a “high five.”As my students enter the room, I have them sit on the rug, even the eighth graders! What I learned on my Summer Vacation While sitting on the rug,