The Journey is the Reward

The word underdog, according to dictionary.com, is “a competitor thought to have little chance of winning a fight.” When I was a kid, I desperately wanted to experience the joy of reading. It wasn’t until I was in my thirties and became an educator, that I began to understand why. I remember the exact moment itContinue reading “The Journey is the Reward”

Accomplishment Stories & Project-Based Learning

Closure is the step where you wrap up a lesson plan and help students organize the information in a meaningful way. This helps students better understand the concepts and provides a way in which they can apply it to the real-world. Once the students have made appropriate connections to the material, have them demonstrate howContinue reading “Accomplishment Stories & Project-Based Learning”