Category Archives: Education

No Paper Pushing For My Babies! (Reggio Emilia Method Part 1)

My husband and I are both attorneys (well at the time I was, but that’s another story).  We push paper both actual and virtual.  All day.  Every day.  So, when I showed up and a not-so-open open house at my … Continue reading

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Time For Some Help With Time

If I have to say “just because the sun is shining doesn’t mean it isn’t bedtime” one more time I’m gonna scream. I love long summer days, don’t get me wrong.  But Super thinks that he doesn’t have to go … Continue reading

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Come Si Dice “foreign language DVD” in Italiano?

My husband’s family is Italian for the most part.  In fact, I remember a family dinner with my in-laws during which my brother-in-law announced that the family wasn’t so very Italian.  I remember it vividly because I thought my father-in-law … Continue reading

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History for Our Future

With No Child Left Behind up for renewal, the debate over the decline of social studies instruction has been heating up.  There is really no question that students are performing poorly in history and civics these days with only 12% of … Continue reading

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