Tagged: #doctiloqua

Monday Jan 15 2018

Monday Jan 15 2018

9: 18am M is starting to feel better. It’s snowing out – supposedly only a dusting, but it’s starting to stick – so a good day to enjoy the long weekend by lounging inside....

Wednesday Jan 10 2018

Wednesday Jan 10 2018

5:57am I drove home last night thinking about the psychology of being a teacher. Throughout the day, I had a series of interactions that surprised me, and I wonder if I could have done...

Tues Jan 8 2018

Tues Jan 8 2018

6:24am Yesterday was a good day back at school. I worked on a number of projects that I really like – Minecrafting Medieval castles, building digital portfolios with students, sharing our work with visiting...

Mon Jan 8 2018

6:19am Back to school today! Bedtime was tough last night, knowing that the weekend and birthday festivities are being replaced by school and schedules. But the snow plows were digging out Needham Center (finally)...

Jan 7

7:05am Yesterday was a great birthday! I spent the day with Mairead and my folks, received birthday wishes from friends on social media, talked to two of my brothers, made a little tutoring money,...

Snow Day #2!

8:50am Ugh! I woke up early this morning and sat down to journal. It quickly turned into reminiscing about my old Italy Trip projects, and that turned into a blog post. I’m glad to...

Authentic Audiences

I believe students engage most fully and produce their best work when they have an authentic audience in mind. The first year I took my high school Latin class to Italy in 2014, I...

Snow Day!

12:12pm Today is a Snow Day! We are in the middle of a bombogenesis! That is a blizzard that brings a quick drop in pressure, strong winds, and LOTS of snow. We will probably...

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! Over the past two years, I have been learning to blog. I primarily use my blog to reflect upon the work I am doing as a parent and teacher in the...