Sunday Salon: A Round-up of Weekly Links

  Tara at A Teaching Life shares a story from her classroom that reminds us why it’s so important to #choosekind: A Story of Bags and Belongings. Writer Jessica Gross was awarded with a pretty awesome prize: an Amtrak writing residency! Stacey Shubitz attended the SCBWI New York Conference for the first time and shared…

Sunday Salon: A Round-up of Online Reading

Carrie reflects on Harry, the student my Methods class calls “that kid”–the one other teachers pull you aside in the hallway to warn you about. The one whose reputation precedes him–sometimes by years. The one who just doesn’t fit inside the box we call school. I loved this post, and especially these lines: we need…

Sunday Salon: A Round-up of Weekly Links

Cat lovers may want to read this review of John Bradshaw’s new book, Cat Sense. I’ve been looking at my cats in a whole new way today. I really enjoyed Elizabeth’s post about how her OCD kicks in when she feeds the birds. Peter Damien shares some ideas for repairing his reading habits. I wish…