Creating Empathy in the Classroom

One of my most essential goals as a reading teacher is to guide students towards a path of empathy. The more they read and the more they come into contact with characters that are different than them, it is my hope that they become more empathetic. This year, I introduced a new text to my…

TEDxYouth

Hello! I know it’s felt like forever since I’ve jumped onto the blog. The school year just got away from me and we were too busy having fun! I’ll make sure to recap some of my favorite moments and lessons from this school year. Over the past year, I’ve been busy preparing for our first…