My name is Mary Peterson. I have over 35 years of experience as an elementary school teacher, professional development leader and creator of practical teaching resources to help teachers create joyful and successful classrooms. I have been a nationalRead More
Bureau of Education presentation schedule for 2018-2019
“The cultural competence of the adults is intimately connected to the achievement of students.” – Gary R. Howard. Culture is what makes our families special. Culture is language, traditions, b ...
Writing about math greatly enhances mathematical reasoning and problem solving skills. When students write in math class they expand their knowledge and better understand and retain math skills. Writing in m ...
“One of the key indicators of students’ success in school, on standardized tests, and indeed, in life, is their vocabulary.” (Marzano & Pickering, 2005). Vocabulary knowledge is crucial to ...