Schools to Studio Pilot – A Success!

Schools to Studio Pilot – A Success!

Schools to Studio is the fourth component to HCOE’s Reserved S.E.A.T.S. (Students Engaged in the Arts Through Schools). Students first watch the Schools to Studio video in which they “tour” and meet 7 working artists in Humboldt County. Then,...
School and Parent Relationships

School and Parent Relationships

When I was a little girl at Agnes J. Johnson School in Weott I remember wishing my mom would come to school and help in class.  She never did.  I would beg her.  There was no conflict with work.  I didn’t understand.  Finally she revealed that she just...
The “F” Word

The “F” Word

Today I was at my awesome new standing desk doing some research for an upcoming workshop series in collaboration with our Redwood Writing Project about Place Based Learning.  In one hand I had my copy of Last Child in the Woods, littered with sticky notes marking all...
Reading Season

Reading Season

My big plans for Winter Break involve a book, the fireplace, and a bottomless cup of warm goodness.  If you’ve been waiting for a chance to catch up on some professional development reading, this is the time. The HERC has been building our collection of new...
Making STEAM Conference – Will You Make It?

Making STEAM Conference – Will You Make It?

The Region 1 Making STEAM Conference is going to be another exciting professional development at the Sequoia Conference Center and HCOE’s Franklin and ERC Campuses. We have 28 breakout sessions with presenters from all over California, New Mexico, Maryland, and...