Learning Together (through relationship building)

I subscribe to the blog, Connected Principals.  There are many contributors.  One happens to be an elementary principal named, Sam LeDeaux.  His post today was titled 3,000.  Please take a minute and read his [short] post.  It piggy-backs on the one I wrote yesterday about the importance relationships between teachers and students play in learning.

Professional development has never been easier (…or cheaper!)

Professional development for educators used to involve writing sub plans, paying hefty conference fees, and usually (especially for those of us in small towns) driving a fair distance to attend these events.  The alternative was having in-service days where all teachers listen to a speaker brought in for the corporation-wide professional development day.  Don’t get