Author Archives: Michelle Podulka

Time for a Throwback

When I was younger most of my projects came in the forms of book reports, posters and the occasional diorama. Today, our students are creating movies, podcasts and slideshows to share what they know. The skills they develop from collaborating … Continue reading

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Looking For A Holiday

It is hard to believe that we are already heading into winter break. Every year the fall goes faster and faster. Before I know it, Thanksgiving is on the horizon and I am stressing about writing reports. I always have … Continue reading

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Trouble With Simple Advice

Never teach something that will need to be unlearned later. This seems like such simple advice, and in today‚Äôs world never more important. In a diverse world still searching for social justice, we cling to our myths and the traditions … Continue reading

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