I have a nine-year-old daughter who loves to read. She would, most likely, choose reading over any other activity. Her third-grade teacher expects 70 minutes of reading time at home for the week. This past week, my little book worm, read 496 minutes. I think you get the picture… A couple of months ago, I
As a new curriculum director, one of my areas of interest is professional development. I’m a big believer in using “in-house talent” when possible. Our school system is blessed with outstanding teachers that have a wide-range of knowledge and gifts. I’ve recently begun an after school professional learning community (one of those new educational buzz-phrases).