Author Archives: briancookeducator

About briancookeducator

Husband, Daddy, teacher, #Mountaineer, coach, and aspiring school leader | Thoughts are my own.

Letter to Jason Reynolds, author of Ghost

Dear Jason, I work in an impoverished community where sports are very important. To some, it is the only thing that is important to them. Learning may not be a high priority regardless of all the tricks teachers and school … Continue reading

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#Picademy Reflection: Everyone Should Code

I know my stuff, or at least I thought I did prior to heading to Jersey City for #PiCademy. I coded in high school and tinker with web sites from time to time. I am very intelligent in my building … Continue reading

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