After sharing my lesson plans and activities with parents across the globe, I was inspired to share them on Open Tent with you!
What drives me as a teacher is using what learners are already interested in as a tool for education. I meet them where they are and use their interests to teach them what they need to know in a way that makes them want to learn.
Personally, I'm a huge geek, nerd, PC gamer (World of Warcraft--I've played since vanilla!), and tabletop/board gamer; therefore, you will see this method applied in many of my classes.
I'm a firm believer that young people want to learn. It's up to those of us teaching to make the material young people need to learn desirable and interesting. That's exactly what I do in my classes!
I can't wait to see you in my classes!