1 Thing Wednesday: Podcasts

Has there been any one thing you have come across recently that has gotten your brain bubbling with excitement?  Recently I’ve been having fun geeking out on… PODCASTS (…and there are so many good ones!) Podcasts, short for “portable, on-demand broadcasts,” which can come in video or audio form, have been in existence for some…

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Do You Ever Miss the Classroom?

Yes… and no. I have had some of my most exciting professional years as a classroom teacher working with 7th or 8th graders to teach them that literature and grammar are intrinsically awesome (because they are).  I LOVED busting a rhyme rapping about current events or some classroom event.  I LOVED breaking out into song…