Outdoor Learning In The Time Of COVID-19: What Does This Mean To You?

The Coronavirus has changed teaching and learning as we know it. One change that I can really get behind is the increased interest in outdoor learning. My teaching partner, Paula, and I have been strong advocates of outdoor play for … Continue reading

Learning Spaces & Literacy Instruction: Re-Thinking Possibilities

I’ve been thinking a lot about spaces lately, and re-thinking the learning that can happen in different spaces. Let me explain, as I stumbled upon these wonders in some unlikely places. In the past couple of weeks, I’ve spent a … Continue reading

What Have You Learned This Year?

School is over in less than two weeks, and what an incredible school year it’s been! I started the year as a kindergarten educator and ended it as a Reading Specialist. While I haven’t had a full year in this … Continue reading

Epic Play. Epic Learning. Epically Wonderful.

I don’t usually use my professional blog as a space to share a learning story, but it was the evolution of this one that makes me want to share it here. Also, with my current position as a Reading Specialist, … Continue reading