Author: sauerbach

  • Our Literacy Event

    Our vision for our family literacy event was to create an opportunity for our community to share their stories of growth and perseverance.Our team decided that a digital time capsule would be the best way to honor our time apart. As we began to plan and share ideas, we wanted to ensure that our entire…

  • The Joy of Teaching/What Fills My Heart

    There are so many joys of teaching. Between the big moments and the small, it’s hard to narrow it down to choose just one. However, as I sit here and write this blog post it is the one year anniversary of the last time I had students in my classroom. It’s been one whole, long,…

  • What I Would Like to Accomplish From This Program

    I was excited when my team teacher came to me with an opportunity to create a family literacy event at our school. I have always wanted to create something like this as a way to engage my families and create meaningful learning moments for my students and families. Fostering a home-school partnership has proven to…

  • I wish my teacher knew…

    At the start of each school year I always assign the same activity. I ask my students to take out a piece of paper and to finish this sentence, “I wish my teacher knew…”. The first few weeks are filled with getting to know you activities, building trust among peers and adults, and creating a…