An Ugly Pursuit Well Worth Pursuing

Last week, I received a review copy of Relentless Pursuit: A Year in the Trenches with Teach for America.  Thought it was worth taking a minute or two to say that I’m definitely a fan of the book.  I’m impressed with the way the author, Donna Foote, has captured the different teachers, students,  administrators, and […]

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    Happy New Year! (Better late than never, right?)      I’m returning to the blog after a pleasant break from most of the online world.   Very pleasant break.  There was lots of snow to remove from driveways and sidewalks, and plenty of good friends and family to visit.    Tomorrow begins our third […]

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Please Welcome

    I’ve been following a group of preservice teachers as they begin to explore both blogging and teaching.  I wonder if you might be willing to hop over and give them a hearty welcome comment or two.  I think they’re beginning to ask some pretty interesting questions for a project they’re working on.  You […]

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A Great Find

    Via a response to a post I made here last week, I just discovered a collection of preservice teacher blogs.  Some pretty interesting reading, and the preservice teachers who become bloggers will have a big heads up when it comes to professional development once they’re in their own classrooms.      On a […]

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