Tag Archives: The Heart of Teaching

The Boy Who Cried Tears of the Heart

Chapter reading is one of our treasured moments of the day at school.  I know this, and so does Jackson.  Books bring to life the imagination, the world, and the past.  The anticipation of ‘what happens next’ stirs excitement every … Continue reading

Posted in Early Education, Teaching young children, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 44 Comments

Dear Teachers, Joy is the Magic Word

Dear Teachers, As you start your new school year there is one word that will get you through the uncertainty and the worry.  It’s the same word that is the heart of educating.  That word is ‘joy’.  No, it’s not … Continue reading

Posted in Teaching young children, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment