Memorial Day Activities…

Next Monday, May 25th is Memorial Day. I think some of us when we were very young recognized Memorial Day as simply an entire Monday to play outside, or if you were older it was a chance to sleep in. Holidays meant NO school, and unless you really loved waking up at 6am and ridding Read More…

Teacher Spotlight: Kristl Wong

An Interview  with TK Teacher Kristl Wong A couple of days ago, I had a chance to interview Kristl Wong, a transitional kindergarten teacher at Foster City Elementary School in Foster City, CA (Her sister is Jadelyn Chang, whose interview was published last week.) Kristl uses Kaymbu everyday in her classroom, and absolutely loves the video Read More…

Teacher Spotlight: Jadelyn Chang

 This Kindergartner Is Waiting for Their Teacher to Share this with Mom & Dad Recently, I had a chance to interview Jadelyn Chang, a kindergarten teacher at Foster City Elementary School in Foster City, CA. Jadelyn is an absolute rock star with the Kaymbu system, which she uses everyday in her kindergarten classroom. She told me Read More…

Teacher Spotlight: Weston Fillman

If you visit Bay-Brook Elementary/Middle School, Room 104, you will find Weston Fillman teaching 16 four and five year-olds in his college-themed classroom. Mr. Fillman uses a variety of engaging teaching strategies – from college chants to finger plays – but he is adamant that the biggest driver of learning in his classroom is family Read More…