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5 Ways to Empower Educated Voters

Unbiased Election Lesson Plan We are finally into the home stretch of this election, only 18 days to go. While this is the third election I’ve voted in, this is the first time I’ve been teaching young Americans during a presidential election. Young Americans whose futures will be shaped by the outcomes of this election. Young Americans who are the furthest thing possible from being educated voters. Young Americans who will (hopefully) be voting in four years. “for the sake of our nation we…

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5 things parents need to know about school discipline, Teacher blog, School Improvement, Project School Wellness

Five Things Parents Need to Know About School Discipline

A letter to parents about school discipline.  Dear Parent, I am not sure you know this but I deeply care about your child and have dedicated my life to empowering your kiddo to thrive. I know you understand what…

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Wonder by R.J. Palacio – An Empathy Building Project

What can I say about R.J. Palacio’s masterpiece that hasn’t already been preached. Wonder is simply one of those books that imprints on your heart and forever alters your life. If you’ve read it, you know exactly what I mean.…

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P.E. Resource Roundup

Happy Monday! I can’t believe it is already week three. This week we start health and next week our first unit, soccer! As I get ready for another full week, I just wanted to share the awesome resources I’ve used…