GRATITUDE – Pass it on!

A guest blog post by Bridget Gengler @BridgetGengler Back in the beginning of October I joined the #BeKindEDU chat. That particular evening the chat’s focus was gratitude. Meredith Johnson from #BookCampPD posted the following quote from William Arthur Ward – “Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgiving , turn routine jobs into joy and change […]

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Guest Blog Post by Stacey Dallas Johnston

September 27, 2018 BIO: Stacey Dallas Johnston is a veteran educator, a blogger, and the person in the meeting who always has a question. After 18 years in the classroom teaching HS English, Johnston is working on Special Assignment with the Nevada Dept. of Education on Teacher Leader Initiatives for the 2018-2019 school year. This […]

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Blog Post – Meredith Johnson

By: Meredith Johnson – mjjohnson1216 Professional Learning – BookCamp Bounce Back Remember the feeling of standing at the edge of the ocean, your toes in the sand, at the point where the crashing waves just barely reach your feet? You look out in the distance at a turquoise wave that will soon tumble at your […]

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Ruby Slipper Reflections – Pro Driven – August, 2018

Guest Blog Posting by Julie Gordon Buccitti Like many educators, I’ve been spending time this summer on my own professional development through reading, participating in book studies, and preparing a PD presentation for when we return to school. One of the book studies I participated in was through #BookCampPD on Twitter, where the book, “Professionally […]

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Book Resources – Social Comprehension

From the time I was a young child, in the early 1960’s, I always wanted to be in education. Instead of playing with dolls, I tried to check out books from my parents’ extensive library to my brothers. To my dismay, they weren’t interested. My best friend and I would write long class lists with […]

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