New Learners of the 21st Century

  The above quote by John Dewey really made an impact on me while watching the PBS Video- New Learners of the 21st Century . I truly never realized how important it was to educate our children on using technology and incorporating it into our classroom lessons. The video discussed the important need to teach children to […]

Cool Cat Teacher Blog

The Cool Cat Teacher blog is written by Vicki Davis. She is an author of Flattening Classrooms, Engaging Minds: Move to Global Collaboration One Step at a Time (Pearson) and is a full time teacher and IT director at her school. She uses her blog to write about personal development, teaching, leadership, productivity, and technology that works. Her […]

My Learning Standard

This semester I plan to focus on Art/Visual Learning in the Kindergarten Classroom. “The standards for kindergarten serve as building blocks for further visual arts instruction. The standards place emphasis on cognitive, affective, sensory, and motor development, using a problem-solving approach. Students will learn that art is a personal expression, has value, teaches about other […]