Fun With Math

My daughter came home from school (day before winter break) trying to explain this “awesome” new game she had just learned at school. Now, I taught 1st grade for 5 …

Stifling Creativity

Okay, I am going to channel my inner Brené here and be vulnerable with you all, honesty time…I am a creativity stifler.   This became glaringly obvious to me over the …

Giving Thanks in 2020

November is usually one of my favorite months. I’ve always been a homebody, and with Thanksgiving around the corner, I knew extra days at home were soon ahead. As a …

Hesed House Press Release

November 5th, 2020 Molly McQueenyKane County Regional Office of Education630-444-3092hello@kaneroe.org KANE COUNTY REGIONAL OFFICE OF EDUCATION HELPS TOSECURE HIGH-SPEED INTERNET FOR FAMILIES AT HESED HOUSE High-Speed Internet Ensures Students Residing …

Synthesizing My PD

I’ve have been blessed with the opportunity to participate in some amazing professional development opportunities over the past week: I’ve participated in an Administrator Academy focused on school finance and …

Fall 2020 Meal Distribution by Districts

East Aurora – https://www.d131.org/meal-distribution/ West Aurora – https://www.sd129.org/parents/school-meals Batavia – https://www.bps101.net/breakfast-and-lunch-menus/ Kaneland – https://kaneroe.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/Parent-Message-9_21_20.pdf Geneva – https://us11.campaign-archive.com/?u=122d08152098307c26518be47&id=622ff46c44 St. Charles – https://district.d303.org/community-meal-resources Central 301 – https://central301.net/food-service/lunch-information/ D300 – https://www.d300.org/FoodServices U-46 – …

A Better Conversation

As educators, we are expected to communicate authentically and clearly with students in our classrooms, colleagues in our professional learning communities, and administrators in various meetings, trainings, etc. We are …