My Classroom-The Before

I was finally able to get the keys to my classroom today! I had a small issue getting in the building at first, setting off the alarm, but the secretary came to my rescue and now I know how to turn the alarm off and on. It is overwhelming to walk into a new classroom…

Thoroughly Equipped

2 Timothy 3:16-17 “All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.” I knew I would need to go back into full-time teaching for the next school year. I came up with some ideas of…

Book Review: It’s OK NOT to Share…

and Other Renegade Rules for Raising Competent and Compassionate Kids by Heather Shumaker Browsing through the library, my eyes caught this title, which certainly evokes an emotional response. Today children are pushed to always share, but this book presents why that may not be what is best for a child’s development, along with 28 other…

Welcome to Holland (Story for Parents of Children w/ Disabilities)

My professor shared this story in our class (Teaching Children with Learning Disabilities). I thought it was great and had to share it. Please share with others! WELCOME TO HOLLAND by Emily Perl Kingsley. c1987 by Emily Perl Kingsley. All rights reserved I am often asked to describe the experience of raising a child with…