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Students, All Grown Up

At the end of every school year, I used to wish that I had a magic crystal ball that would allow me to see into the future so that I could know how my students would turn out, who they would grow up to be and what they would do. So much potential in that […]


Pack Rat Teacher

I’m moving into a new house at the end of May. I’m ridiculously excited about the new house; we’ve been in a rental since last summer, so I can’t wait to own a house and be able to make it our own. And while it’s hard to wait for several more weeks to move, the […]


Changes 2015

I created my first website for teachers in April of 2004. In the almost 11 years since, technology has changed. Quite a bit.

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