A Sneak Peek

Happy Summer!!  A common question that is often asked is, “What is your favorite season?”.  To be honest, I don’t really have a favorite season; I have different reasons for …

Thank You Coaches

My daughter is 8 years old and recently started playing ice hockey.  She absolutely loves it. She is extremely competitive (no clue where she gets that from 🙋 hehe) and …

Music and the Brain

This week’s post comes to you from John Owen. John is a Content Marketing Lead with Advancement Courses.  Advancement Courses is a partner of Kane ROE and Illinois Online Academy …

Inquiry in the Classroom

So before I say anything, I know that many teachers have experienced this really annoying phenomenon… You have your clean whiteboard and a new pack of dry erase markers. You …

Are you INSPIRED?

Educators truly embody lifelong learning. We spend our evenings, summers, and weekends, reading, learning, reflecting, and adapting. Just scan Twitter: you’ll find fellow educators requesting book recommendations, sharing resources, and …

Professional Reinvention

I love quotes and came across the statement to the right as I was researching ideas for this post.  Adults learn through experience, practice, conversation, and reflection, but not many …