The thoughts, experiences, and philosophy of a special education teacher
Friday, June 7, 2013
Soaring to New Heights
I tried something new this week, as the school year ended
and we reflected on all the growth the students made, I also wanted to look
forward, and up.
I had my students design their own goals for themselves and
the coming year. They each choose their
own goals and lead themselves forward.
We wrote the goals on balloons filled with helium and let them go, to
As I watched each balloon, I also let go. Now each of the
children I love can soar, to their own height.