Taking Paths Less Traveled

Joyful Hiker. Mother. Teacher. Adventurer.

A Teacher’s Solution to a National Problem It is day seven of civil unrest as the citizens of the United States mourn the loss of George Floyd. Floyd, murdered in broad daylight by the police officer sworn to serve him, is one more black member of our society that was killed by police under unlawful …

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Overcrowded classrooms hurt everyone. In the education world the motto is, “Do what is best for students.” This is wonderful and inarguably needs to be the goal for all educators. But what does that really look like and what are the powers-that-be doing to achieve that? The basic ideas of education are high quality research …

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Of all the sessions that I attended at #CUE18 (and I attended a lot more than I have reviewed on my blog), Google Classroom Tips and Tricks – Part 1 and 2 presented by Alice Keeler (alicekeeler.com) was, by far, my favorite. Not only does Alice have a wealth of knowledge about using Google Classroom, …

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The concept behind anything Google, is that you are starting with a blank page, with endless possibilities. The creativity that Google Innovators are sharing with the education community is as exciting as it is inspiring. Using Google Slides to make your own story book, choose your own adventure story and integrate it all into a …

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Taking Paths Less Traveled

Joyful Hiker. Mother. Teacher. Adventurer.

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