Dads are Great at Getting Involved

Some dads are great at getting involved in their child’s education. But, some have the same experience that I had as a child and grew up with a single mother. Single moms have a challenge when raising children without the support of a father. Dad’s can be...

Working Together to be Better Teachers

Educators are working together to be better teachers.  When teachers collaborate, they enhance students’ learning experiences. At the Fall River School District this is becoming the norm. This change has been picking up speed across the school district. Teachers...

Common Core is Hitting Home

Common Core is hitting home for me. My daughter’s school sent home a kindergarten common core workbook. After looking it over I have some questions. In a school district with a tight budget this book retails for thirty dollars. I wonder if this is the best use...

A Break From Technology

Many schools are diving deep into embracing new  technology but others are taking a break from technology. Computers in the classroom are the norm and some students are even being assigned tablets to do school work. Dunedin schools are doing something a little...

Best 3 Ways to Stop Bullying in Sports

The recent verbally aggressive and disrespectful behavior of Miami Dolphins player Richie Incognito towards his teammate Jonathan Martin led me to propose a new campaign called the Best 3 Ways to Stop Bullying in Sports.  Incognito, reportedly made derogatory...