Lease this WebApp and get rid of the ads.
Melissa Boyd
Patience is key
Mon Nov 24, 2014 18:05
174.111.242.68

I think we just have to remember that if we skip important steps, we leave holes in the foundation, and then fluency and ultimately comprehension suffers. We have to be comfortable with the fact that our class data might not be where others think it should be, but that we are building a solid foundation that will lead to future success.

  • Frustration - Ashley Pennell, Sun Nov 23 21:11
    I, too, understand your frustration..we are asked to assess fluency when the majority of our students (first graders) are still not automatic. It is hard to find a balance between what we know to be... more
    • Patience is key - Melissa Boyd, Mon Nov 24 18:05
      • AGREED - Ashley Pennell, Mon Nov 24 20:18
        I wholeheartedly agree! I hope more teachers will adopt this perspective and do what's best for their students, rather than doing what boosts their scores. For example, I despise hearing teachers... more
Click here to receive daily updates