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Month: November 2009

WHY I DON’T LIKE MY MLTI MACBOOK

THIS IS REPOSTED FROM (resource220.com) Image via Wikipedia I think I just figured out this afternoon why I am not warming up to the Macbook Pro that has been issued to me by […]

HOW FRUSTRATING IT FEELS TO BE A STUDENT

THIS IS REPOSTED FROM (resource220.com) Image by cuckove via Flickr This afternoon I had the experience of being a student again, one who had been doing something the wrong way for over 11 […]

YELLOW BRICK ROADS – BOOK REVIEW

THIS IS REPOSTED FROM (resource220.com) I have been reading Janet Allen’s – Yellow Brick Roads for the past couple of days, since it is the Literacy program that our school uses and I need to know […]

WHAT IS WE SQUEAK

THIS IS REPOSTED FROM (resource220.com) Image via Wikipedia When I talk about “we squeak” what am I talking about? I have used this term in a couple of posts now and […]

TEACHERS ARE NOT POWERLESS

THIS IS REPOSTED FROM (resource220.com) Image via Wikipedia Last night I participated in #edchat on Twitter as I have done on most Tuesday evenings at 7:00 P.M., since I returned to teaching.  I […]

DRAFT TEACHER ACTION PLAN

THIS IS REPOSTED FROM (resource220.com) I met with my mentor teacher yesterday to develop my draft Teacher Action Plan (TAP) and set some goals for me to achieve this year.  Even though I […]

IRREVERANT FUN!

THIS IS REPOSTED FROM (resource220.com) DON’T READ THIS IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A SENSE OF HUMOR. I am a bit irreverent at heart.  Everyone thinks that I am so […]

FUTURE GOALS & FIRST WEEK

THIS IS REPOSTED FROM (resource220.com) Well it has been just over a week since I started this blog and I am extremely happy with it’s progress in that short time.  […]

IEPs – WHAT A WASTE OF TIME

THIS IS REPOSTED FROM (resource220.com) My wife saw the title of this post and said “You are getting old and crotchety.”  🙂 I have found the SPED community online and in the […]

THE INCONVENIENCE OF CHANGE

THIS IS REPOSTED FROM (resource220.com) I was looking for a blog post tonight to write, then I read an eMail from Matt at the Life Without Pants blog.  Last Spring he sent […]

SPECIAL EDUCATION: TEACHER VS CASE MANAGER

THIS IS REPOSTED FROM (resource220.com) Image via Wikipedia I know that this idea has been floated out there before, but I really believe that it needs to be looked more closely. […]

SPED PAPERWORK – A QUICK LOOK

THIS IS REPOSTED FROM (resource220.com) I am breaking my own rules on using the SPED acronym, but it just goes with my views on Special Education paperwork.  Necessary to use or do, but […]

SO WHAT IS SPECIAL EDUCATION?

REPOSTED FROM MY THOUGHTS (hshawjr@blogspot.com/haroldshawjr.com) I know that many people think they know what Special Education is…but what does the law actually say it is?  I tried to find the […]

SPECIAL EDUCATOR ARE PARALEGALS

THIS IS REPOSTED FROM (resource220.com) The paperwork we do in Special Education is the least fulfilling (to me at least) and most stressful part of being a Special Education Teacher and I think […]

To Use My Name or Be Anonymous

THIS IS REPOSTED FROM (resource220.com) The one thing that I have had to really think long and hard about is whether to use my name and picture as part of […]