Category Archive: Stretching Forward

Jul 11

What are you afraid of?

I read Laura Coughlin’s post “I Want to Teach Out on a Limb” the other day, and it definitely got me thinking about my fears. I think my biggest fear is failure. I am afraid to fail. Because of this, I sometimes don’t take the chances and risks I could (or should). There is that …

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Jan 10

Ask the Blog: What’s Stretching Forward all about?

I have decided to take part in the Teacher Challenge supported by Edublogs in order to expand my blogging. It’s a 30 day challenge, and I am hoping it will encourage me to become a more active blogger. Today’s challenge is to share information about this blog. _________________________________________________________________ 1. When did Stretching Forward begin? Stretching …

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Jan 02

New Year, New Layout, New Goals

Happy New Year! I still cannot believe that 2011 is already here. I am a little silly. I see numbers as having character. To me, ten is such a nice, lovely number filled with hope and possibility. For some reason, I see the number 11 as a bit menacing. It’s crazy; I know. So, I’m …

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Jun 29

Welcome to Stretching Forward

I’m not new to the world of blogging or other Web 2.0 tools. However, I have not been using this resource as a professional tool. It is definitely something that I have been thinking about for a long time. After spending several months interacting with many talented educators on Twitter, I realized I had many ideas …

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