Am I worrying to much about things that I cannot change? Am I worrying out about the one time I said that one thing wrong that one day? Am I worrying about my student that has never missed a class and now has been gone all week? Am I worrying about the student that has… Continue Reading Why can’t I sleep?
Author Archive | Becca Richardson
For many of us, our students are first-time college students which means they are first time adults. For many of these students this means this is the first time they are given the chance to choose for themselves. Their whole lives someone has been making all of the decisions for them. The term helicopter parent… Continue Reading Can We Treat Our Students Like Adults?
Free Affordable Community College for All Making college more affordable is a hot topic right now. Student loan debt is soaring into the trillions of dollars and 4.7 million borrowers are in default on their student loans. We all know that the cost of college today is not at all close to equivalent of the… Continue Reading (Free) Affordable Community College for All
I have been doing a lot of research lately on dyscalculia. Wondering if my students have it and what I can do to help them. I was pretty amazed at what I found. I learned that it affects 7% of the population. I learned that some students that have dyscalculia are able to overcome it… Continue Reading How Can I Help Students Overcome Dyscalculia?