Good morning, colleagues! Here are the slides from today's #PCTELA18 keynote, "The Stories We Tell Our Students." Looking forward to your feedback! Enjoy!
Hello #ILA18 colleagues--thank you for joining us this afternoon! Here are the slides for our presentation, "Writing Redefined: Broadening Our Ideas about Writing in Pursuit of Social Change." Please feel free to reach out to either Lisa or me with any ideas or questions--your feedback will only help us learn and grow!
Hello, friends! We've all seen the posts and the memes: "Teachers Are Rock Stars!" "I'm a Teacher; What's Your Superpower?" But do any of us ever really feel like "rock stars" or superheroes? I know I don't. Like, ever. That's why I want to do a giveaway for Teacher Appreciation Week that just celebrates teachers for… Continue reading Teacher Appreciation Week Giveaway!
Happy Valentines Day, loyal readers! As a gift to you and a thank you for following my blog, I made a special digital comic that I hope many of you will relate to and get a little giggle from. (If you’re anything like me, V-Day is “just another day” of us slugging toward our ultimate… Continue reading New Comic: Valentines for Teachers
Hello fellow writers! Today I am excited to be featured on the #TeachWrite chat blog, where I was asked to share my writing goals for 2018. Hope you enjoy. Spellbound by Comic Creation by Shawna Coppola
I wanted to publish a blog post before the new year so that y'all could see how COOL it is when WordPress makes everyone's blog "snow" when you visit it. (*insert heart eyes emoji*) ALSO, I've published several comics lately independent of this blog, and wanted you to be able to find them all in… Continue reading A Collection of My Latest Comics for Your Reading Pleasure, Vol. 1
If you, like me, have ever clicked on a social media post with a headline that reads, "5 Reasons Your Eyes Are Puffy," "10 Ways to Look Less Like a Frumpy Mom" or "50 Times Judge Judy Proved She's Our Bae," you've engaged with a form of writing that can be found virtually everywhere these… Continue reading Your New Favorite Form of Writing, Revealed