Monthly Archives: December 2013

How I Came to Love Hot Yoga (And What That Means For My Teaching)

I am writing this after having spent the day with my family, including my parents who are visiting from Sweden. Swedes celebrate Christmas on the 24th, and we had a wonderful day with lots of great food, presents, games, and … Continue reading

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Haiku For The First Day of Winter Break

Very first day of break Home with bad ear infection I thought: just for kids?

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Open Educational Spaces–The Future of Our Schools?

As we are approaching the end of 2013, media will be filled with all kinds of “best of 2013” lists, which I always enjoy reading. However, rather than looking back, today, I feel like looking forward. Although educators often view … Continue reading

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It Is That Time of Year

The holiday season is upon us, and I am looking forward to a break and to spend some time with my family and friends. My parents are in town, and I will have a chance to spend Christmas with both … Continue reading

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Time to Recharge

It is here. After a hectic fall semester, the relative calm of winter break is about to set in for many of us. Earlier today, I read a tweet from the wonderful Angela Maiers, imploring us all to take some … Continue reading

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A Few Words of Encouragement

The end of the semester is getting ever closer. Exams still need to be graded, but I am almost there. For all of you out there making your way through the last few days of the semester, hang in there. … Continue reading

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The Five Things I Want For Christmas

As we enter the holiday season, we are inundated with ads telling us what we need to buy our loved ones for the holidays. Of course, I enjoy giving and receiving gifts as much as the next person, but in … Continue reading

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