Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Angie Powers
11 followers -
#Mommy. #PublicEdTeacher. #BookNerd. #EquityAdvocate. #WannabeWriter #UnionThug.
#Mommy. #PublicEdTeacher. #BookNerd. #EquityAdvocate. #WannabeWriter #UnionThug.

11 followers
About
Posts

Post has attachment
Miles 0-360
KTOY 2018 Team at Newman University In a district, seven-seat Dodge Caravan, I began my KTOY 2018 Team adventure this week. Our team had scheduled most of our college and district visits, so it was time to meet face-to-face to nail down our collaborative me...
Miles 0-360
Miles 0-360
angsuperpowers.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Making Reading Plans
Developing lifelong reading habits in my students has always been a goal of mine. Along the way, other educators have inspired me with their thoughts on developing lifelong readers, including Donalyn Miller. I read Reading in the Wild a few years ago, and i...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Diving Deep with PBL
I'm not gonna lie to you: the day Jessica Skoglund came up to me and said, "Let's have our students make collaborative documentaries," I was more than skeptical. But if you know Jessica Skoglund, you know that she makes amazing things happen by sheer force ...
Diving Deep with PBL
Diving Deep with PBL
angsuperpowers.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Lifelong Reader #1
As a high school English teacher, teaching students WHY to read is just as important as HOW to read. Inspired by Penny Kittle and Kelly Gallagher, I dedicate class time to developing lifelong reading habits in class. The first habit is seeking out self-sele...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Soul Force Reflection
What did I learn? As my students learned about how to research their problem, I learned a great deal about teaching research skills. Teaching research is hard. Students link it's a linear process where people start with a question and then they find sources...
Soul Force Reflection
Soul Force Reflection
angsuperpowers.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Soul Force Survey
Why a survey? In the research portion of my Soul Force project, I found many stories from schools across the nation that have been impacted since the election. I also found a great deal of data, mostly collected through surveys of the nation as a whole. Wha...
Soul Force Survey
Soul Force Survey
angsuperpowers.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Soul Force Research
Why My Problem Is Relevant February 2017 Vandalism at Shawnee Mission East If a picture speaks a thousand words, I think this pictures speaks to why the problem of school climate after the election is important. What Question(s) Lingered What Source Address...
Soul Force Research
Soul Force Research
angsuperpowers.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Soul Force Launch!
This summer, I watched We Are Superman  for the first time with a dozen other educators across the metro area who all shared my passion for teaching and writing. As we learned about the history of Kansas City together, my mind kept wandering: how could I us...
Soul Force Launch!
Soul Force Launch!
angsuperpowers.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
My Philosophy of Teaching
Too often, our students, staff, and schools hear the word no. My philosophy is yes . It is my job to say yes to preparing, empowering, and protecting. It is my job to say yes despite, to spite, and in spite of those around us and across the state who too of...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Top Five Lessons I Learned from Teaching Students Sway by Ori and Rom Brafman
The past couple of years, students enrolled in PreAP English II at Olathe Northwest High School have read Sway: The Irresistible Pull of Irrational Behavior by Ori and Rom Brafman. This book is a short Malcolm Gladwell-esque look at why we humans do all of ...
Add a comment...
Wait while more posts are being loaded