Interesting video about why so many pens are used to sign bills into law.
The Unsung Heroes in our Schools I write about heroes. I spent ten years writing the books Heroes for My Daughter and Heroes for My Son, to give my children examples of inspiring people whose virtues, talents and wisdom made them such great role models. There were some famous heroes in those books, ranging from […]
This year’s School Library month theme is You Belong @ Your Library. Tell us why you love the library!
Education Week Teacher: What Neuroscience Tells Us About Deepening Learning Teachers are brain-changers. As I’ve described in a previous article , our daily work physically alters students’ neural networks. The more frequently a student’s brain retrieves and connects information, the better the chance that the student will recall it quickly and accurately. The strongest-and most […]
Today, I used Wordle to create word clouds for each of our fiction genres. As you probably know, we’ve been working to organize our fiction by genre. These will be used to label the shelves for each section. What do you think?