This basket of my (mostly*) favorite books was something I shared with my students for many years. I went through my history as a reader, from the very beginning, including an original Bobbsey Twins and Curious George and a book I read obsessively called Follow My Leader, about a young boy who lost his sight … Continue reading #9


I know that this was the approximate wake-up time for many of you today, and I feel for you (except for those of you who are naturally early risers, which I simply don’t understand). And though many people out in the work world wake up at this time, they don’t spend 7 hours teaching children! … Continue reading #6