Harkness in Process

My 9th graders are currently conducting a Harkness discussion about A View From The Bridge. With four questions to prepare, they had no idea with whom they would join in the center and what question they would be assigned. Preparing for the discussion was not easy; smoke poured from their ears as they searched for … More Harkness in Process

More travels

In the three years Ed and I have been living abroad, so much has happened. We have grown closer as a couple, witnessed cultural traditions in twenty¬†countries, and shared moments we will never forget. I have tried to include a favorite picture(s) from each of the visited countries…finding just one is quite a task.   … More More travels

Color My World

For the past few years, I have tried to create an easier way for students to write. They sit in their chairs, staring at the page/screen and feel completely overwhelmed. Well – my way of teaching is to show what works for me and hopefully transfer that knowledge to my students. Writing, and all it … More Color My World

Switzerland 2016

What an amazing afternoon of hiking in beautiful Switzerland with hubby, Ed. We took a funicular part way up the mountain, a chairlift to the top, and walked across the peaks to the next chairlift. Life in Switzerland this year has given us so many opportunities to witness this amazing culture. We only have to … More Switzerland 2016