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. 

Chin up, buttercup!

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It's that time of year. Where the holiday break is definitively in the past. Where testing pressure has started to increase. When Spring Break is close...but not quite close enough. [Tweet "Take time today to remember that we alone have the power to choose our good attitude."] Be the ... [ Read More ]

Get organized….digitally!

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When I was student teaching, I remember having the teacher next door to me take me into her room and show me her file cabinets. I was amazed. They were, to a newbie, the mecca of experience. There was a file on anything you could think of...from PD to content to parent newsletters...all neatly ... [ Read More ]

Love on your staff w/Fab Fridays in February

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February, despite its dreary reputation, has become one of my favorite months because of the awesome Melinda Miller. She introduced me to a way to cheer up what she affectionately calls, "the armpit of the school year", aka February. Each Friday has its own special activity, most are free, or ... [ Read More ]