Donalyn Miller's The Book Whisperer website, which includes resources to help you inspire and motivate the young readers in your life. You can follow her ongoing blog, Twitter, and Facebook fan page updates or follow links to websites of outstanding teachers, librarians, and literacy leaders. Miller's philosophy is part of the BGMS Literacy Program.
Have you read Angela Watson's book, Awakened: Change Your Mindset to Transform Your Teaching? It's a life-changing book, especially if you're facing challenges in your life and need strategies to not only cope but to overcome your difficulties. I invite you to read my review of Angela's book on Corkboard Connections. ~ Laura Candler
Parents often hover, race in to save, and do everything for kids. When Wyma realized that an attitude of entitlement had crept into her home, this mother of five got some attitude of her own. This is her account of a year-long campaign to introduce her kids to basic life skills.