Welcome! This is a space for me to share and reflect on my journey as  an administrator in an elementary school. I am most passionate about being positive, integrating effective technology for student engagement, and making school FUN without compromising academic success for every student. I believe that relationships matter and that the smartest person in the room IS the room. 

How can we all keep the kindergarten spirit?


Last week as I was walking through classrooms, I came across this kinder kid who was working feverishly on the carpet on a project. As I smiled and walked around the room, he waved me over and asked if I wanted to see his invention. "See this? I made it up, because I needed something that could go ... [ Read More ]

So you want to have a class blog…


Below is a SAMPLE first blog post...this is one that I used with my fourth graders many moons ago that started off our blogging adventure. (Feel free to use!!) During class we'd discussed the many do's and don't's of our classroom blog, and also how we wanted others who read to "see" us. It was a ... [ Read More ]