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ECA Staff Dance — Arts Night 2016

As our school population shrinks, necessarily so do some of the programs. Traditionally there have been two separate major arts events at the ECA — the Hope Gala, to raise funds for … Continue reading

March 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

ECA MS Career Day 2016

Ever since our former principal Mike Johnson encouraged the staff to make a “fun goal” at the beginning of each year, Kat has spearheaded the creation of parody music videos to … Continue reading

March 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Graham’s and Friends Dancing in PE

I’ve said before that Mr. Mike is the best little kids PE teacher we’ve ever encountered. He is a beloved hero for the little guys. And for an old guy, he’s … Continue reading

February 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

Morning Butterfly

It has been a long week. I’m still not caught up on the sleep I lost during the 8th Grade Trip. But all that sluggishness dissolved this morning when I found … Continue reading

May 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

8th Grade Trip to DC/NYC

For the third year in a row I took the 8th grade students to Washington DC and New York City for our Middle School’s Week Without Walls program. Each year … Continue reading

May 9, 2015 · 1 Comment

Sweat Brings a Community Together

My friend Fernando and I recently organized a sweat lodge (temazcal, in Spanish) for staff members at ECA. We arranged the whole thing with a local Shaman named Cesar on … Continue reading

April 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Graham Flying in PE

We have mentioned before that Mr. Mike is a hero for the little kids at ECA. Below is video of one of the reasons why. He strapped a Go Pro camera … Continue reading

April 18, 2015 · 1 Comment

Capoeira Demo at International Fair

Since Tuesday was Brasil’s day to share food and culture at the ECA International Fair, our Capoeira group was asked to give a demonstration. Here are a few pictures and videos … Continue reading

April 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

International Fair at ECA, 2015

One of the joys of working in an international school is when the community comes together to celebrate our cultural diversity. For three days this week the main plaza at our school … Continue reading

April 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

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I'm a mom to an amazing little boy, wife to a supportive and adventurous husband, teacher in an international community, and lover of gardening, reading, cooking shows, lattes, and sharing.

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