There are so many talented educators sharing their practices, information, inspiration, and innovation. From time to time, we would like to highlight the people we read. Their writing not only sparks ideas, but makes us better educators. The common denominator ...

A funny thing happen to me this year as the Thanksgiving break ended and I was faced with returning to work Monday morning for the long winter haul. I thought about the nights that begin with darkness at 4:30, the ...