Are we failing at Collaboration?

As part of my application for the Google Innovator Academy, always looking for new learning experiences and this seems like a great one, I decided to focus on collaboration as the vision component for a problem to solve.  I did a lot of thinking last summer as I was trying to determine my goal for…

My Goals for 2016

I believe that as educators we must remember that we must be learners first and never stop learning.  While it may be easiest to be ok with where we are at, it is not what is best for our students.  I started my teaching career by replacing a teacher who had given up on finding…

Our First District Twitter Chat

Last month we finally put in place something that I had wanted to do for a long while, have a Twitter chat with teachers from  my district.  The reason for this was to create an opportunity to have discussions that we normally do not get to have due to time or location.  We are a…