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Life Changes…..  the Beats of Our Lives 0

Life Changes….. the Beats of Our Lives

The power of music to inspire us hit my soul on 9/11/2001 as we watched the twin towers implode with thousands of souls inside, yet thousands of souls who should have been there that...

Austin Talks about Bullying 1

Austin Talks about Bullying

Hi readers!   Glad you enjoyed the story of how Chipper got me to stop bullying In the book Chipper Stops A Bully     Here are some general links to help you: The US Government Page...

21st Century Racism and the America Spirit 3

21st Century Racism and the America Spirit

While on a recent driving trip returning my grandkids to their caretakers, I popped CD’s into the player to keep me awake, and this one came up.  While it’s an older song created by...

Making links on Stitch Forums 0

Making links on Stitch Forums

To make a link on Stitch forums use the standard html code for hyperlinking.  It looks like this without the outside quotes:   “<a href=”link goes here”> description goes here</a>”

Effects of Drug Use on Children 0

Generational Devastation: What lawmakers and physicians are missing in the war against drugs

As I recently sat at a Grandparents Raising Grandchildren meeting with a state senator and his aide, it hit me that they thought our small group of about 20 grandparents was not a big...

On being a grandma…. 0

On being a grandma….

I’m just wondering if grandparenting is different for this generation?  Does the addition of technology make it easier to grandparent?  Or do us baby boomers just want more involvement in their lives? As  I...

Welcome to Learning Byts Blog…. 0

Welcome to Learning Byts Blog….

 Kick up your feet, grab yourself a cup of brew and join us at Learning Byts …….. where learning takes place byt (said bit) by byt.  On these pages you’ll find my reflections on...

The rest of the story….. 0

The rest of the story…..

Ah….. the sound of quiet in the house… now maybe I can express my feelings about retirement…  Now that I’m really doing this, how do I explain what retirement is?  When first planning retirement,...

From RIF’d to Recall…. Pitfalls and Silver Platters 1

From RIF’d to Recall…. Pitfalls and Silver Platters

      What a tumultuous week…. a week ago I was relatively calmly teaching the last couple of days of school, hanging in there with the 8th graders who had just experienced their...

More paradigm shifts… in 2013… from Common Core to teacher evaluations.. 0

More paradigm shifts… in 2013… from Common Core to teacher evaluations..

     As time marches on, so do federal and state mandates that effect every teacher and student in this country and beyond.  From a severe bashing of teachers from politicians who blame teachers...

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