“Do Something Every Day to Follow Your Dream” – Education Article

  For the last year I have been on a journey into the life of a man I did not know, but who has taught me a lot about myself and the history of us as Americans and explorers. In 2017 I attended space camp in Huntsville Alabama, through a grant by Honeywell with their Space Educators Academy. It was one of the coolest things I have ever done in my professional career. Along with incredible professional development and some…

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A Multi-Faceted Positive Behavior Approach in Middle School – Education Article

By Michael S. Gaskell Suspension has been a commonly used disciplinary method in schools. Unfortunately, it also has no positive impact on students. What’s worse, these same children often develop a dislike for authority figures. This is a perpetual cycle that has to stop to help students stay in school, develop positive relationships with adults in positions of authority, and achieve greater success. Our middle school accomplished this using the Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports model (PBIS) as a foundation,…

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