I AM A Charter School Teacher 

Recently, I had the opportunity to provide testimony for the Senate Budget Hearings in my home state. As I sat there, I was privileged to hear testimony from educators in the Public School realm as well as proponents of Public Charters. Sitting there listening to...

Exploring the Mystery Genre

Over the course of the last few weeks, my students and I have been working with the Mystery Genre. Since my students don’t really show as much enthusiasm in our ELA blocks as they do our SS blocks, I wanted to spice the unit up a bit. Our first text was an...

Celebrating National School Choice Week

Sunday, January 24th, marked the beginning of National School Choice Week and I am very excited to be part of this movement as a Public Charter School teacher. This year, as a 5th Grade teacher, I have the opportunity to have actual conversations with my scholars on...