Archive for January, 2016

Multicultural Children’s Book Day

Why should you care about multicultural children’s books?  Because you and any children whose lives you touch live in the real world which is multicultural.  It is very important that children see themselves represented on the pages of a children’s book in positive lights for many reasons. Think about our world today and the images […]

Coloring Books? Really?

There’s no denying it: adult coloring books are a thing. I may be the only person I know who doesn’t have one. At first I thought it was just another crazy gimmick, and I just waited for them to go away. Then I started seeing legit articles like this one published.  Then my friends started […]

Monday, January 15, 2016

While I enjoy a 3 day weekend as much as the next person, I am posting these words as a reminder to myself that this day is not just a day off work or a day to sell mattresses or appliances. We reserve the 3rd Monday in January to honor a man who made an […]

Be Champions

by Gordon Taylor/Region 10 ESC Executive Director A couple of years ago, I was asked to be an adjunct professor for two of the universities in the DFW area. I love teaching, and this was my first real opportunity to get into a classroom since I had become a principal, so I jumped at the […]