Thank you, Ed

As part of The Artist’s Way, you are tasked with writing a thank you letter to your biggest defender. At the time, my former Tutor from NCAD was someone who really believed in my creativity, even when I was a pain in the neck. I wrote this some time ago, but wanted to share it … More Thank you, Ed

I write because…

…I like to write. Writing was not always something I was good at, per se – more so it was something I enjoyed. At school, I was often told I could not write. Many’s a time “Syntax” would be highlighted in my essays. I often was not great and developing plot – and sometimes I … More I write because…

What in the world is Wondering – and how the heck do I teach it?!

Originally posted on School Teacher Superhero:
This is the second in a month-long series of posts for Teachers Write!. I’m also posting it as my third Slice of (a Teacher’s) Life because it focuses on a personal teaching experience and lesson learned. It’s all about wondering and ways to support emergent multilinguals (aka English learners) in…