LET Them Write

Consider Their Future

Kids need creative writing now more than ever. When the 20-21 school year kicks off, welcome them into your structured classroom (in-person or virtual) and LET them write!...

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The Power of Representation

Consider Their Future

The message that was sent to me, through schooling, was black women from the hood are not writers, speakers, and we don’t have anything to say that other people would listen to and be inspired by. ...

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Take Your Game Face Off

Be Authentic

When students enter our spaces, we must be mindful that some of them may feel as if there is no reason to smile. ...

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Where Is Your Focus?

Respect

Why placing connections over content is beneficial to students overall success....

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What Pages Taught Me About Having A Growth Mindset

Overcome Obstacles

Having a growth mindset is necessary, at all times, when in the field of education....

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Why Graduate School Has Been The Best PD Opp For Me…

Engage Students

It seems that this year’s theme for me, personally and professionally, has been #growthmindset. If you follow me any on Twitter, lately I have been doing a lot of tweeting about how I am pushing...

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Relationship Building Is A Must

Engage Students

Each student walks into your classroom with a story; a story that you, as the educator, must know. ...

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Your Students Are Only Happy As You Are

Learning Environment

Teaching can be mentally, physically, and emotionally exhausting, especially if you are not properly taking care of your mind, body, and soul while outside of the classroom. Some may disagree with...

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Free Your Mind And The Rest Will Follow

Overcome Obstacles

Have you ever had an amazing idea for a lesson, activity, or learning guide in your head but that’s where it remains? That happens to me literally every day. For some time now, I have been...

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Live, Laugh, & Love

Learning Environment

Three Words That Can Transform Your Classroom....

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