Solving the Riddle
Saturday, November 26, 2016
More of My Discoveries about Teaching and Learning
More of my reflections on teaching and learning on NNSTOY and Edweek Teacher-Leader Voices: Flying Solo: The Need for Greater Sup...
Sunday, February 14, 2016
Beyond Test Scores: Why I #LoveTeaching
When I reflect on what I love most about teaching, several things come to mind. The "Ah ha!" moments, appreciative hugs, smi...
Saturday, January 23, 2016
The Most Compelling Voices
Governor Gary Herbert speaks to the Education Excellence Commission. Each month I leave the Governor's Education Excellence Commiss...
Tuesday, December 29, 2015
The Greatest Barrier to Instructional Effectiveness
I am one of the lucky ones. In my 28 years as an elementary teacher, I have been encouraged and challenged by professionals who work...
Sunday, October 25, 2015
Catch and Unintended Release: Utah's Challenge of Teacher Retention
Utah STOY's: Riddle '14, Beck '11, Gallagher-Fishbaugh, '09, VandenAkker, '12 Utah teachers are hard-working, i...
Saturday, August 22, 2015
Dualism in Learning: Fast and Slow have Equal Value
During my recent fellowship in Peru, I learned of the Peruvian culture’s appreciation for dualism. Man and woman. Life and death. Day an...
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Beyond Agents of Change: Lessons from Pumamarca
As an NEA Foundation Global Fellow, I recently had the incredible experience of traveling to Peru. I felt embraced by the people and ...
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