1. EOY Report for the Strangest Year Ever

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    May 5, 2021 by Dr. Barber

    Last May, I wrote about the process of creating an end of year report. You have to get the right …
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  2. Students NEED Email Help

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    April 25, 2021 by Dr. Barber

    Does anyone else have a visceral reaction to certain words or phrases? I I just listened to a podcast by …
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  3. Stamped Book Club

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    April 3, 2021 by Dr. Barber

    Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, And YouPublished by Little, Brown Books for Young ReadersCopyright March, 2020 During the protests of the Summer …
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  4. Family is my #oneword2021

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    December 27, 2020 by Dr. Barber

    My #oneword2020 was ‘Explore‘. Turns out to be the right word, though perhaps not as I had envisioned it. I …
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  5. What does a Media Specialist Do When Everyone Is Online?

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    August 29, 2020 by Dr. Barber

    (Hint: Everything.) Tuesday was the 7th day of school and the first where I joined a teacher’s classroom to teach …
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  6. Starting Remotely 2: PD, Support Teams, and a Course Database

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    August 23, 2020 by Dr. Barber

    A week before teachers came back to work (who had 8 days before students), my AP asked myself and another …
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  7. O Brave New World

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    August 7, 2020 by Dr. Barber

    This post is week 8 of 8 in the #8WeeksofSummer Blog Challenge for educators. (I can’t believe it, but I stuck with …
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  8. Reach Out and Touch Students

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    July 28, 2020 by Dr. Barber

    This post is week 7 of 8 in the #8WeeksofSummer Blog Challenge for educators. The prompt is: “Describe your mix of synchronous …
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  9. What Do I Want To Be When I Grow Up?

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    July 25, 2020 by Dr. Barber

    This post is week 6 of 8 in the #8WeeksofSummer Blog Challenge for educators. The prompt is: “Share your professional goals.” My …
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  10. Starting Remotely

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    July 20, 2020 by Dr. Barber

    As school districts start to decide what the first few weeks of school looks like, we need to be prepared …
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