Summer “Vacation”

It seems as though I’ve been waiting for summer all year!  Ever since the cold, blustery days of January, I’ve been planning for June.  While it means a more relaxed schedule and time to finally catch a breath, anyone who teaches knows that summer is not all vacation.  Fortunately, my summer did start out with […]

Stitching Lessons to Common Core

Is it true what they say? Does absence make the heart grow fonder? I’m not sure about all that. What I’m sure of is that during a three-week absence from posting, I’ve accumulated a lot of possible topics and am now faced with a dilemma. Should I reflect on the two books I just read—one […]