Category Archives: General

  1. Volunteer at a Conference?

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    July 13, 2018 by Ms. Barber

    I volunteered at two conferences this summer.  One was the Georgia Library Media Associations’ Summer Institute.  I serve on the …
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  2. I Skipped Sessions

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    June 16, 2018 by Ms. Barber

    Conferences, big and small, run amok during the teachers’ offseason, a.k.a. summer.  And, of course, during the summer, all of …
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  3. Challenge: 20 Hrs. of 1 HS Class in 1 Week

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    April 21, 2018 by Ms. Barber

    Sometimes, you can’t make this stuff up. To accommodate end-of-year testing, the original* schedule is laid out where my high …
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  4. #OneWord2018: Communicate

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    December 30, 2017 by Ms. Barber

    In the past several years, I’ve joined the #oneword movement to focus my New Year’s resolutions.  For 2016, my word …
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  5. Hi! I’m Here! Please let me help you…

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    November 11, 2017 by Ms. Barber

    Technology coaches in the school work with classroom teachers to help incorporating technology in the classroom.  Do the teachers seek …
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  6. Changing Teaching with a Little Help from My Friends

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    October 15, 2017 by Ms. Barber

    Every Tuesday, I set up a space in my office for teachers to come and collect a 2-3 page printout …
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  7. #Charlottesville What Do We Teach Our Students?

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    August 13, 2017 by Ms. Barber

    First, I need to be clear.  The fact that people are marching to yell things I consider completely unacceptable and …
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