Venture into the Unknown A littleBit- A Finkel Fellowship Post

Take a step out of your comfort zone. I’m sure you’ve thought about trying something new in your classroom, but were tied to many other requirements that needed your immediate attention- Common Core, standards based grading, student behavior, parent issues. Continue Reading

Student Learners become Leaders of Learning – a LeRoy Finkel Fellowship Follow-up

[Ed. Note- Katherine Goyette was one of the finalists of the LeRoy Finkel Fellowship Program at this year’s CUE 2016 National Conference. This will be the first in an on-going series checking in with LeRoy’s Big Idea winners. Applications for next year’s Continue Reading

CUE Live! at #CUE16

A million cool things were happening at the CUE 2016 National Conference in March. Some of those were documented here, here, and yes even here. But did you know that among all of that learning and laughing, interviews were happening? You Continue Reading

A View From CUE: Day Three

The third and final day of the CUE 2016 National Conference has come to an end. Closing the day and conference was keynote speaker and sixth grade English and History teacher Pearl Arredondo. Pearl inspired those hardcore educators who remained until the Continue Reading

A View From CUE: Day Two

Two days of the CUE 2016 National Conference are in the books. Two days of lessons, learning and lots of walking. The mood is much like the weather here in Palm Springs- bright without a cloud to be seen. Conferences, Continue Reading