21st Century Education-Con Qué Se Come Eso? @Univision #EsElMomento #Latism

    Many times, when the question arises about what 21st century education looks like and sounds like in today's classrooms, we look at each other with that proverbial quizzical look that we embody in Spanish with the saying, "Con qué se come eso?"  Basically asking, "What does that even mean?"  The truth is that there are so many theories and methodologies about education floating around that it is sometimes hard to keep up with what works and what doesn't.     I have a unique perspective on education in this century due to my over 13 years experience as a New York City public school teacher.  During my tenure, I have had the opportunity to observe firsthand some of the issues with our current educational system as well as celebrate some of its victories.  One particular victory being the recent consensus that has been reached regarding implementing a common core curriculum across the entire United States.     It was a necessary step that had to be taken because there have always … [Read more...]

Celebrate Christmas/Navidad Early By Attending A Twitter Party With @MiCricket! #CricketContigo

          It is time to take a break from your gift shopping and holiday preparations to come and party with Cricket Wireless!  Everything is almost ready!  There are wonderful smells coming from the kitchen as we prepare our family feasts and the music is blaring from the speakers.      We have everything ready and we would love to have you join us to celebrate the #CricketContigo Fiesta de Navidad / Christmas Twitter Party to talk about family, staying connected with those who matter to you the most during the holidays and @MiCricket, a leading wireless provider that gives its customers great service and unbelievable perks like: Global Local Number that allows Cricket customers to set up a local number in more than 40 different countries, including the United States and Mexico, so that those calling you are charged for a local call NOT long distance!   2 new international rate plans, a Mexico rate plan and a global rate plan. Both plans include unlimited … [Read more...]