#BestSchoolDay and My 2017 Donation Goal

Today is one of the best days of the year for teachers – it’s #BestSchoolDay on Donorschoose.org!┬áIt’s a day when all donations are matched for classroom projects, making a huge impact on students. If you’re not familiar with Donorschoose.org, take a look at some of my previous posts (here, here, and here). I’m a big …

Happy vacation!

Happy vacation, everyone! I hope you have a great week of relaxation and no alarm clocks!

Girls STEM Summit – Apply now!!

For the third year in a row, Mansfield High School will be sending a team of 10 female students to the Girls Statewide STEM Summit! Students will participate in full day of hands-on workshops exploring all areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math. The event takes place on April 2 (Sunday) at Regis College …

A semester of great accomplishments!

This is the weekend of transition for teachers who have semester-long courses. I said goodbye to my first semester students on Friday and will say hello to all new students on Monday. It was a great fall semester despite the hiccups from a new school schedule, teaching a brand new course, and the implementation of …

Help save the Instructional Technology Specialist license!

The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) will be proposing to eliminate the Instructional Technology Specialist teacher license currently issued under 603 CMR 7.00. The proposal is to replace it with a license that combines computer science with instructional technology. This is very concerning for our schools. Instructional Technologists are an integral part of …

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