October 10, 2019

Tips for enhancing your culturally relevant teaching

By Billy Spicer, Instructional Coach According to the US Census Bureau, “More than half of the nation’s children are expected to be part of a minority race or ethnic group” by 2020. By my calculations, this is quite soon! Do […]
September 13, 2018

Building reading comprehension through questions, inquiry, and sketchnotes

By Billy Spicer, Instructional Coach To comprehend or not to comprehend—that is the question. To comprehend illustrates a strong connection between reader and text, a connection that can only be made if students truly understand the words that are jumping […]