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That Awesome Moment When You See Your Name in Print!

A Published Author? Me? I was so excited today to check out the latest Spring edition of The Forensic Teacher magazine and see something from my own classroom! (Check out the latest issue here ) I began this blog when … Continue reading

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Think Cellphones Aren’t Distracting Students During Class? Think Again…

Think cellphones are being used responsibly by teenagers during school? Think again….¬†ūüôĄ This is the reason cell phones are such a distraction during class… My students conducted research on their own cell phone use during class. I had them turn … Continue reading

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Just Launched! Biology Sketch Notes~ My New Website!!

I’m so excited! My new website launched today! Wow! This has been a labor of love!¬† Today, I marked something off my bucket list.¬† My very own website for Biology Sketch Notes has launched!¬† Head on over to¬†https://www.biologysketchnotes.com/ and check … Continue reading

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An End of the Year Reflection on Using Sketch Notes With My Classes

Another Year Draws to a Close… It’s hard to believe that I’ve finished up another year in the classroom.¬† Looking back, this has been one of the more enjoyable teaching years that I can remember.¬† I felt like my students … Continue reading

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Establishing a Professional Learning Community… The beginning of something wonderful!

This year, our school has established our first “official” Professional Learning Team (PLT). ¬† ¬†We set the groundwork last school year so we would be ready to hit the ground running as soon as school began this year. ¬†I plan … Continue reading

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