The Same

Romans 8:11 "And if the Spirit of him who raised Jesus from the dead is living in you, he who raised Christ from the dead will also give life to your mortal bodies through his Spirit, who lives in you." Long time ago when Thad was barely 3, and I first went back to work, …

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Turning to a New Page

The school year is coming to a close, and about three weeks ago my principal asked me to teach a new class this year.  And it's not Language Arts OR Reading OR any combination thereof.  I was shocked and amazed--and honored and appreciative. This has been a year in which I have grown and stretched …

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Chopped Poetry: The results

This is an actual letter that I sent to three administrators and the P.A.S.S. teacher (a different take on adaptive behavior programs--kids who have very specific acting out tendencies) regarding one of the most surprising results from Chopped Poetry.  This came from an 8th grade student that I teach. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- I did an experimental lesson …

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