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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… Continue Reading “Ruby Slipper Reflections – Pro Driven – August, 2018”

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.… Continue Reading “Book Resources – Social Comprehension”

Guest Blog Post by BreAnn Fennell

BreAnn Fennell is an elementary school teacher from Ohio. She has published two children’s books “Play? Yay!” and “Choose Your Cheer.” She is a defender of play and advocate for children! Twitter has been a fantastic avenue for me to connect with other educators.… Continue Reading “Guest Blog Post by BreAnn Fennell”

Guest Blog Posting by Kym Harjes – Velez

Date: July 2018 Author of Post: Kym Harjes-Velez @KymHarjes Title of Post: Giving & Receiving…My Journey in Teaching The actions of giving and receiving are ones that were modeled for me early in life. I was blessed with a family who understood the importance… Continue Reading “Guest Blog Posting by Kym Harjes – Velez”

Michelle Howell’s Guest Blog Post

    A few weeks ago, I was hosting/moderating Florida Educator Chat (#FLedChat), and Meredith posted a tweet about #BookCampPD, sharing the website and a little information about what would be happening. I took a screenshot of the post to remind myself to look into it… Continue Reading “Michelle Howell’s Guest Blog Post”

Sharing is Caring

As I sit and look out over the Gulf of Mexico, watching the sunlight dance across the water, I wonder how I can write a blog posting that expresses my gratitude to those who have so thoughtfully shared their thoughts during the initial two… Continue Reading “Sharing is Caring”

#FAR – Friends and Reading – Summer Professional Learning at #BookCampPD!

Let’s get engaged with other educators, when your schedule permits, about books that will be highlighted during June, July and August at #BookCampPD. You can tweet anytime, day or night beginning June 1st! You have all day to tweet, retweet and reply to colleagues. Hope… Continue Reading “#FAR – Friends and Reading – Summer Professional Learning at #BookCampPD!”

@EduMatch Podcast

When I sit here, trying my very best, to develop #BookCampPD into a resource educators will seek out for their own professional learning and suddenly Sarah Thomas of @EduMatch contacts me to be a guest on her podcast – I was “over the moon!”… Continue Reading “@EduMatch Podcast”

FAR – Friends and Reading

Warren Buffet stated, “The most important investment you can make is in yourself.” Years of experience has shown me that this is very true. Do you agree with his reflective thought? How can we best invest in ourselves? Some of the most successful people… Continue Reading “FAR – Friends and Reading”

Guest Blog Post – by Cathleen Beachboard

From @cathleenbeachboard – I value the opinion of #BookCampPd and the recommendation on the various books/writings. I would love some feedback on my first blog post. Learning to be fearless… Hi!!!! My name is Cathleen. My mother always told me that in order to tell… Continue Reading “Guest Blog Post – by Cathleen Beachboard”

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