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Catholic HS History, AP Teacher. Seton Hall '16, Creighton University '20 (M.S. Ed. Leadership) Avid Runner, Sports Official

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Great athletes and even better kids. Great wins, ladies! #GoLions https://t.co/0xBx8XQxM1
10/12
2019
Happy Friday- Roselle, NJ. https://t.co/B7TRc0doCt
10/11
2019
A perfect sky with a great result as RC Boys Soccer picks up their first Win-1-0-of the season @RCLionsDen Vasquez… https://t.co/7ylCGo9R0D
9/28
2019
@ErinDoran_EdD Have you seen the Jimmy Kimmel Geography clip? It is painful to watch. Also coming from the perspect… https://t.co/GeQIxIpdEGFall Nights are for hot apple cider and a good book. #relaxation
9/19
2019
A3. Largely Twitter; Also like the occasional webinar/conference talk. #catholicedchatA2. Google any number of people who have lost jobs because of social media. From a practical side, that is Exhibit… https://t.co/aLQoK0ooZA @radowell I teach History-it is somewhat entertaining/concerning/wonderful the resources my classes will cite when… https://t.co/0OG6M4amqRA1. Guiding students to positively build community in an online world that can be challenging but also incredibly e… https://t.co/BuMIzOCYYoMorning, #Catholicedchat, Just returning from a beautiful training run for @MarineMarathon Glad I could drop in today!
9/14
2019
Great job by @RoselleCatholic JV boys soccer @RCLionsDen. Tough one goal loss to a quality Roselle team. First ga… https://t.co/rIUMgnML7iResult may not have went our way, but immensely proud of our boys. Time to prep for Roselle Park. #GoLions https://t.co/hbWQS5qm5T
9/13
2019
@RoselleCatholic Boys Soccer @RCLionsDen home opener. #GoLions https://t.co/iIH3shx1Fr
9/12
2019
"No Day Shall Erase You From The Memory of Time" #remember911 As the years go by and the students whom I interact… https://t.co/4h9q7zGVC0
9/11
2019
A little bit belated, but a few pictures of my classroom for 2019-2020! https://t.co/WL2qOiZmfm
9/10
2019
To do anything less than your best is to sacrifice a gift-Steve Prefontaine. Got hurt, but still finished strong at… https://t.co/QbzmkA0tcy
9/8
2019
Become a Lion today! #Catholicschools https://t.co/CwwCas0MsF
8/29
2019
Twitter Colleagues! Please help me out! I teach AP Human Geography and am doing a Geography Mapping assignment with… https://t.co/hJAO8NyD04 @mraspinall @mrsaspinall Roselle, NJ- History
8/26
2019
Beginning of the academic year also means the beginning of fall marathon season. Best long run of 2019! #running https://t.co/9A4LVb2Sjc
8/25
2019
A6. Our AP of Discipline has a quote he gives every year at orientation about priorities. "Faith, Family, RC...than… https://t.co/3OvCuvYlloA5: Being able to spend more time and resources on social emotional learning would be impactful. #CatholicEdChat https://t.co/clfkuvXs94
Retweeted by John Hughes @ksedleader Do you remember if your school picked up any of the other schools former faculty? I think we are-not ea… https://t.co/m7uSjYPjbgA4 Part 2: A neighboring Catholic high school closed-my school will get a fair number of their students; Helping th… https://t.co/8D9TWktOWcA4. Our Campus Minister/Club Moderators; We have six retreats away from school scheduled in the first four months,… https://t.co/ytMyDq8edb @ChristineMonge Christine, What are some aspects of the program? Are you guys requiring doctor's notes? I wish mo… https://t.co/sbEtVT1tbcA3. We are deploying more resources to help students with disabilities; Hopefully we can improve reading/writing co… https://t.co/LU1hjCwxq5A2. Relationships are everything! I am going to have most of the same ss again; I saw so much potential last year,… https://t.co/im5PkGhozaA1 part 2: My boys soccer team has 7 new freshmen. The upperclassmen have been super welcoming-seen that for our ot… https://t.co/uIO3Qp1O3wA1. We haven't started yet, but having students come up to me-usually before a sports' practice-being excited about… https://t.co/seBHo7ehLcMorning from NJ, finally feels like fall; A fantastic break from 95% Humidity. #CatholicEdChat
8/24
2019
These extensions are great, especially for teachers who end up using a lot of digital texts during class. https://t.co/7KtJK9ilWp
8/19
2019
Have a great week, all! #CatholicEdChat @cupcake_savant Can’t go wrong with Military History #CatholicEdChat https://t.co/ahi0kfaXA6 @msgunter @mocovington @polonerd @Flipgrid Completely agree with your criteria; Background information is essential… https://t.co/RKEthhB9RD @McTeach @Screencastify I've been going back/forth with that and flipgrid; The Google Drive feature is fabulous;… https://t.co/2mu5LPaOf8 @cupcake_savant What's your go-to app for your kids? You're with 4th grade, right, Julia? #CatholicEdChat @cupcake_savant @msgunter Might need to slide this idea across my principal's desk before school starts in a couple weeks...#CatholicEdChatAnybody a fan of #Screencastify, #CatholicEdChat? @johnhughes1993 @mocovington @Flipgrid That's what I encourage our Ts to do with their videos/screencasts. Keep the… https://t.co/TdmS98iWII
Retweeted by John Hughes @mocovington @polonerd @Flipgrid I hate lecture-I liked it for some crazy reason as a hs student; If I'm talking-ev… https://t.co/TEl4yBGNQ0 @BarbInNebraska @reenkberg Early outs because of heat; still very much a thing across the country when lacking AC.… https://t.co/6tbZ9kVjZ7 @polonerd I'm trying a lot more #flippedclassroom; Recording different notes using @Flipgrid and using that informa… https://t.co/cH2WvHIBRI @mbdittrich @polonerd That's a great move by your administration...collaboration v. lecture? easy decision. #CatholicEdChat @BarbInNebraska AP Human Geography-my first AP course- and US History I CP/Honors; Little different from last year,… https://t.co/nd0j3RqFZiHope the first week went well for those who were #Backtoschool this week; #CatholicEdChat Fall sports practice und… https://t.co/EKyRBERWqsWe are planning our #catholicedchat calendar for the fall over the next 2 weeks. If you'd like to collaborate with… https://t.co/Wl7tQlLIXP
Retweeted by John HughesDidn't even know twitter had this-let alone an automatic post, but thanks @Prof_Katz for making our class-want to s… https://t.co/pWi6UVP1gpIt's my #Twitterversary! I have been on Twitter for 7 years, since 17 Aug 2012 (via @twi_age).
8/17
2019
Beautiful quote from St. Theodore Guerin: “Love the children first, and then teach them.” Lovely prayer for new sch… https://t.co/6XRUROJLt9
Retweeted by John HughesToday we celebrate the feast of St. Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the #Jesuits! St. Ignatius of Loyola, pray for u… https://t.co/38BGPis3ta
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8/1
2019
Good reminder as fall sports' seasons begin in the next couple weeks. https://t.co/SYU3ifQWzz
7/21
2019
A5. Being intentional about preparations. What am I doing with my instruction, how specifically am I going to conti… https://t.co/CW6XS2HN1GA4. When to stay on a topic versus when to move on. Can deal with having to transition a fabulous conversation or w… https://t.co/pR2jAbT2rE @MsVandeborne I get the idea that some kids are shy and others could have one-to-one dialogue with teachers, but th… https://t.co/gbj3p9pUk5A3. Relationships. I'm able to assess more effectively because of them. Kids feel less pressure because they know q… https://t.co/Yp0eQqlirdA3: Relationships! The most important part of any learning experience is the relationships within the classroom as… https://t.co/rGcaiyEruJ
Retweeted by John HughesAlways a good reflection during the year. #WhatIsSchool https://t.co/udDm5Kh3JZA2. Engagement, Assessment, Analysis. Hate the idea of sage on a stage; Doing more flipped classroom this year. #WhatIsSchoolA1. One of my strengths is planning/preparation. This is my 2nd go-round with my courses. Looking forward to jazzin… https://t.co/IQKYKOHmyR @ShiftParadigm @deem_ellen Learned a ton from my Summer Institute, excited to begin the course with 11 ss in the fall! #WhatIsSchoolA1. @ToddWhitaker shares in the quote in this graphic, that great teachers set extremely high expectations for them… https://t.co/ZbCZrDFadW
Retweeted by John HughesJohn from Northern NJ, US History, AP Human Geography Just got back from an AP Summer Institute. Glad to be here; #WhatIsSchoolWe limit the possibilities in the lives of those we influence, if we do not connect with them. They don’t care how… https://t.co/RyfrCGByMp
Retweeted by John HughesA perfect day for a field trip. @LaSalleUniv #APSI Human Geography course went to the Italian Consulate in Philadel… https://t.co/DmP5SNuhDv
7/18
2019
@mmdetrick great shots! Beautiful! @ncara @cathyrobey3 @NCEATALK Crab cakes and a trip to Camden Yards are two must-dos when in Baltimore. The Orioles… https://t.co/PPICOaTFYN @cathyrobey3 have to give @kristinefull the credit for sharing the hashtag; Saw it on her feed-don't think I would'… https://t.co/DbTvkHyCM0Here's a link to different resources/presentations from ISTE. https://t.co/Nq30biesMT A lot of content, but if you… https://t.co/c9WAx7uWFP @toddbgungoll @NJCIE First time attending, but won't be the last. Mainly geared (understandably) to the co-teaching… https://t.co/TzmB6HfyXwCame across a #notatiste Google Drive. So much great content and plenty of amazing ideas. #catholicedchatA4. Had a fabulous time @NJCIE two day conference in June. Came away with so many great reading/writing strategies… https://t.co/MqsnDC0zqK @MicheleCMueller 1000% agree. #catholicedchat @CamrynLeonard1 its good to have pre-service teachers here! #catholicedchat has so many good ideas;A3. Car rides to/from games during afternoons, but I love books on lazy mornings. #catholicedchatA1 Summer allows a slower pace to really focus on new learning and see it in the big picture. Sometimes that's diff… https://t.co/A4sA3ZW5w4
Retweeted by John Hughes @BarbInNebraska These next weeks are when I start going back into pinterest and playing around with new ideas...I'm… https://t.co/VNFQ4cpMjrCompletely agree that innovation and reflection combine extremely well! #catholicedchat https://t.co/ER1o6Athc8A2. A little bit of everything. Try to find something related to school goals, another classroom goal, and personal… https://t.co/zoCgNY4ENeA1. I come across new ideas that I get excited to implement in fall. Also get more time to develop sports' officiating...#catholicedchatThe humidity is finally gone in NJ...perfect July morning...#catholicedchat
7/13
2019
A5. These relate more to building strengths, but I'm doing more reading/workshops on teaching inclusion-strategies… https://t.co/uwBmv6OIamA4. I'm working on stepping back; I'm quick to answer questions even if they interrupt my train of thought; steppin… https://t.co/9ypVFcTn8x @alisonstoneCBSD As a history teacher I find getting the kids talking about what they are learning is more importan… https://t.co/oqZFEfCod5
Retweeted by John Hughes @LuptakStephanie @deem_ellen @ShiftParadigm It pains me when I see kids shaking before/during tests; There's enough… https://t.co/HUoF2lowl8A3. Content-wise, I'm really strong with US History and Civics. They were my favorite classes in college and debati… https://t.co/SCukUhcMWL @morgetron @johnwick I'm in the social studies; I'm very adamant about giving both sides of issues. I laugh a littl… https://t.co/jkLdTKalMrA2. Using/implementing inclusion-based read/writing strategies; reflective learning, reducing anxiety in classroom environment #whatisschool @_joshuagarrett I tell my kids, I like to moderate, but I don't want to ask all the questions in discussion. Debat… https://t.co/7y4LvKFfCM @deem_ellen Glad to join-prepping more for my AP course and tweaking unit plans for upcoming year. #whatisschoolA1. Biggest goal right now is producing more student choice on assessments in the classroom; 2nd focus is having t… https://t.co/jT6r2CtD4yThis is a fabulous revelation! https://t.co/0V79OgXSEeJohn Hughes, US History, AP Human Geo, Grades 9-11, Northern NJ. #whatisschoolA really great read, especially as a new year gets closer. Expanding student choice is a huge goal of mine this ye… https://t.co/hqhpqAEEwF#CatholicEdChat https://t.co/qjYrHyUhp1
Retweeted by John HughesNJ Thunderstorms = No baseball to umpire tonight. On the plus-side, get to join the #whatisschool chat https://t.co/afgJKE43f7
7/11
2019
Roselle Catholic had some crazy success on the hardwood, but there have been plenty of standouts walking the halls… https://t.co/QJSeGDwPvi
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7/9
2019
@TechTeacherTLP @Teach_CU @DrRonFussell Fabulous Class with a fantastic professor. One of the classes I've used mos… https://t.co/C2BFIV5FEi
7/8
2019
Ask Yourself, Why Am I Grading This? - https://t.co/mVHLahAa0m
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6/28
2019
“Anyone who does anything to help a child in his life is a hero to me.”
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6/26
2019

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