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About Sylvia Denice

Sylvia Denice started her teaching career as an upper-elementary teacher and is now a middle school special educator in Indianapolis, Indiana.

I Wish My Teacher Knew: Beneath the Surface

In April of 2015, Colorado teacher Kyle Schwartz facilitated a writing activity in her third-grade classroom she called “I Wish My Teacher Knew.” Schwartz prompted students to complete the sentence “I wish my teacher knew…” with their own truths, hoping to understand her students on a deeper level. The activity yielded heart-wrenching responses from “I [...]

By |2018-06-03T20:19:25-04:00June 3rd, 2018|Instruction & Curriculum|0 Comments

“Young Voices Matter:” My Fifteen-Year-Old Sister’s Response to the Florida Massacre

Written by Sylvia Denice This is my sister Ellie.  At fifteen years old, Ellie’s time is consumed mostly by school, swimming, and socializing.  She’s an enthusiastic learner, listener, observer, and friend with a cheery disposition. Ellie has goals and dreams of her future, going to college to study Education or Journalism--no denying that relation!  On [...]

By |2018-04-22T22:53:12-04:00March 13th, 2018|How to Fix Education|0 Comments