Parents, Relationships, Teaching

Strong Relationships for Student Success

    We have just completed another round of 3-way conferences and in some cases teachers are still meeting with a few parents who needed rescheduled times. As I was leaving the school on Wednesday evening when conferences were finished,  reflecting on how things had gone, and feeling very weary, I must admit,  I also felt lucky to… Continue reading Strong Relationships for Student Success

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21 century learning, Students, Teaching

Striving to Make Learning Authentic

How many times have we heard the following questions in our classrooms? Why do we have to learn this? When am I ever going to use this in my life? What is the purpose in learning this? These seem like valid questions for us to consider. I am an avid reader and because I am… Continue reading Striving to Make Learning Authentic