I’ve been asked to talk

So. I’ve been asked to talk. I don’t have a problem talking. My students would certainly back that one up, with an eye roll or two to boot. I’ve spoken in front of 100s of teachers. I’ve spoken at my sister’s wedding (made that speech up on the spot). I’ve spoken to small, intimate groups. I’ve been asked to talk

She’s Just Like You

Insight from Alyssa, one of my grade 1o students, who has graciously granted me permission to include this here. She’s Just Like You We’re always going to have that one person, that we’re jealous of. Because, they’re prettier than us. They have more friends then us. Their parents let them drink. They’re dating the captain She’s Just Like You

Re-post: Free to be a princess and run with the wind…

I found this over at Flip Flopping Joy. I used to love love love Free to be… You and Me as a child. The stories still hold life lessons. Enjoy. And may you always run freely with the wind.

Golden shovels and crayons

If you want to disappoint me, however, buy me a gold-plated heavy duty shovel…

I unlocked the key to Mysql and Php :)

Image: Hallelujah by David Farrant found on flickr If you are reading this you must have landed here in the few minutes I am using to test my creation of a new database on the new server. kinda scary playing with mysql and php but I think I did it! about to publish…the real test… I unlocked the key to Mysql and Php :)