This week was interesting for a lot of reasons, and although this may seem like an odd way to start a blog post regarding what I learned this week, I promise there is a punchline to this story. I started my Sunday with the time change, losing an hour of sleep, then meeting 26 parents … More Moore News: Episode 2, Talking with MHS seniors. What does it take to prepare for sectionals?
I’ve taught yearbook and journalism for years, but until this semester, never felt I could teach one of the most important components to my students–photography. For years, I’ve placed cameras in the hands of my kiddos and had them shoot in auto mode or the action presets, never realizing the freedom that could come from … More Making it possible to finally teach photography
The opportunity fell into my lap, without warning, without preparation, but not without enthusiasm. This sums up how I started teaching journalism. It started with a simple question at my interview for an English position at Meridian High School, Macon, Ill. “How do you feel about yearbook?” To be honest, I’d looked at a yearbook, … More Clearing my plate to make “Moore” time