Editing is Important for any Body of Work

Editing is Important for any Body of Work

I took on a project this summer and was asked to write a chapter on Family Engagement for a textbook in the early childhood field. Many emotions poured through me as I took this on. I worked diligently, putting together my take on what I believed family engagement...
The Writing Cave

The Writing Cave

Awe the great outdoors! Closing your eyes, you feel the wind whisper among the pine trees and the sounds of birds calling to each other. The sweet mountain air reaches your nose as you breathe it in. Yes, you made it. Camping with the whole family. This is why you go,...
What A Task?!?

What A Task?!?

And so, it has begun. I have been given this great opportunity to help contribute to a textbook geared toward educators. I am only on the third day of writing-which seems so little-but yet I have learned so much. The chapter that I am writing about is family...
Exciting New! Contributing Expert on a Textbook

Exciting New! Contributing Expert on a Textbook

Happy last day of May! We are now officially entering summer. Although the weather might tell a different story. It has been a crazy couple of months. I was TEACHING, TEACHING AND MORE TEACHING. Oh and grading like a mad woman. Now that the semester has ended, I plan...
Space Launch: The Unknown

Space Launch: The Unknown

It is officially Spring Break for me! That means time for writing-right? Wrong! I got the flu-boo. That meant I was down for a few days. My plan was to write and write and write…Unfortunately, that plan went south VERY, VERY, fast. I am not 100%-but close to it....