Archive for January, 2014

10|Care Online: Envisioning Graduation for All Students in Foster Care

Spend an entire day learning about strategies for enrolling and educating students in foster care, without having to leave your office. Information covered will include Foster Care for Educators 101, interviews with CASAs, interviews with foster care alumni, accessing post-secondary education, and credit achievement and recovery via the Texas Virtual School Network. The webinar will […]

Bell Ringers – The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

One of the great things about being an ELAR consultant for Region 10 is that we get to visit hundreds of classrooms a year. From elementary to high school, I smile to myself at how similar they are all. I can already see the secondary people crinkling up their noses at the comparison, but hear […]

2014 Reading Resolutions

Well, it is a full two weeks into the new year and most of my resolutions have already been -shall we say–revised.  Keep in mind…I said MOST, not ALL.  My reading resolutions are still on track.  I resolve to read more books this year than last year and to include more classics in the mix. […]