#EdublogsClub #2 My Classroom

Classrooms are a very personal space. Luckily, I teach in a district that allows us the freedom to do what we want, within reason, to our space. Years ago I painted my walls to match my eyes. I then painted quotes on the walls. I had a student tell me once that being in my room was like reading a book. You couldn’t help but read the walls, he said.¬† If I am going to spend the majority of my time in a room, it helps to be ¬†able to make it my own. I also started making covers for … Continue reading #EdublogsClub #2 My Classroom

I Am the Ben Affleck of Teaching

Ok. Maybe the more correct title of this blog should be “I am the Zack Snyder’s Batman of Teaching” but this one seems to flow off the tongue better. Before I get into the whys of it, I want to give a brief response to the movie, Batman V Superman Dawn of Justice. There may be spoilers but in my opinion if you haven’t seen it by now, you won’t. Also, this is my OPINION. It only applies to me. I read everything I could get my hands on before I saw the film a week after it came out. … Continue reading I Am the Ben Affleck of Teaching