Blog #72 – TEACHERS TOUCH THE FUTURE

Something that I became aware of when I was still in elementary school is that teachers touch the future. This became evident to me when I heard my parents talk to their friends about dreams they had for their children. Most of these friends were field laborers who had very littl...

Blog #71 – BEING CREATIVE WHEN TEACHING

Since I started teaching in 1973, I have always worked toward being creative in everything I did in the classroom and with online tutoring. I think that is why I love teaching so much. My creativity focused on integrating my work with the three competitive math events (Number Sen...

Blog #69 – TEACHING STUDENTS HOW TO STUDY

Early in a school year, teachers need to take some time to provide students with ideas of how they can study to insure mastery of the concepts being taught. From taking notes, to making flash cards or forming study groups, students can be taught how to do things that will increas...