Archive for March, 2013

Remembering our Passion

Throughout my career I have met many people who could not read – adults, teenagers, children. I am a reading specialist…I teach people to read. I can’t express the sadness I feel when I meet someone who does not know the joy of being a reader or the joy I feel when I see it […]

Grammar Confession

I open myself up for a superfluous amount of scrutiny by stating the following: “Grammar and I are not friends.  You might say, we’re not even on speaking terms.” As an English teacher,  I am supposed to support and believe in the value of grammar when teaching my students to read and write.  But in […]