Monthly Archives: February 2014

News Literacy Project: Free Professional Development Webinar

The News Literacy Project (NLP) is an innovative national educational program that mobilizes seasoned journalists to work with educators to teach middle school and high school students how to sort fact from fiction in the digital age. Students learn how … Continue reading

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Book Review: This One Summer by Jillian and Mariko Tamakari

by KellyAnn Bonnell The best young adult fiction is fiction engages the reader as a partner in the story, trusting its readers’s experiences to provide dimension to the tale. Jillian and Mariko Tamaki are master’s at creating this kind of … Continue reading

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Miss Represenation: Bleeding Love

by Melissa Fabello It’s 2008, and I have a crush on a girl who is tall and lean – like a cowboy with her humble swagger, except for her perfectly placed, undoubtedly womanly curves. She has skin the color of … Continue reading

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The Discipline Triad

by KellyAnn Bonnell, MA In my last post I shared a Powerpoint  presentation I did for the Arizona Association for Gifted and Talented Conference. It highlighted preventative discipline methods for the pop culture classroom. Preventative discipline is vital to the … Continue reading

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Get Into the SPIRiT!

by KellyAnn Bonnell Loud, Messy, and anything but organized Today I had the opportunity to present at the Arizona Association for Gifted and Talented. This is the Powerpoint for the preventative discipline workshop.

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February is Free Membership Month for the Arizona Association of Teachers of Mathematics!

Arizona Association of Teachers of Mathematics (AATM) is offering free membership in February! The organization promotes a comprehensive, collaborative math education community and supports educators in implementing effective practices for all learners. Priorities: ” Promote diversity and equity for all … Continue reading

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