Off the Grid: to do list

At the beginning of a new year there is reflection, there are promises made, and, if you are like my kids, there is doom. Doom looms because in eighteen hours they will board the bus for school. Although there is a part of them craving the routine, the friends, the popcorn chicken on Thursdays, the other Read More …

Coloring Beyond the Lines

Often, we do inventories and think about them within the context of the experience of taking the test. We talk about it, say it is “spot on” and then the in-service or lesson is over and the information is left on the paper, forgotten in the back of the folder, recessed until reassessed. However, the Read More …