Middle School Language Arts


A Winter’s Tale (or What Would Shakespeare Do?) A Modern Tragicomedy

Look beyond the humor and see the conditions in which dedicated educators met and often exceeded.

Read More

EDU270 -Lesson 1: Brain Architecture, Plasticity, and the Impact of Environment on a Child

After watching the videos: Brain Plasticity and Imaging/Development on the website: Changing Brains: Effects of Experience on Human Brain Development, I realized there is a lot more to teaching than standing in the front of the room and sharing lesson…

Read More


  My least favorite phrase (especially while teaching) is, “I’m bored.” Why?  Because it is a red flag that as a teacher, I am not doing what I should be.  There shouldn’t be a dull moment.  Engagement is the name…

Read More

Fall Break 2015

Out for a whole week on a Fall break from teaching school.  The timing is perfect!  I have a number of projects to focus on.  This blog is a BIG priority! My goal is to blog as I work through…

Read More

Why p3 Education?

My mission is to educate, motivate and support my students reading growth (vocabulary and comprehension skills) significantly by the end of the school year

Read More