Today marks the 1st birthday of Is This Science?! What a great year it’s been. First and foremost I want to thank all of my faithful readers. Your responses and opinions truly mean a lot; providing inspiration to continue to write the next post.
It’s been a busy year with just under 5,500 views, due in part to being freshly pressed in April. I am pleased and amazed! Knowing that my thoughts have been read by so many* far exceeds any expectations I had going into this endeavor a year ago.
*Don’t worry, I am a scientist, I realize those are not 5,500 individual people. I’m thankful for the repeat offenders.
To honor the 1 year anniversary of ITS? I’ve put together a collection of my personal favorite posts from 2011. Enjoy!
Bang!: The post that kicked off ITS? an introduction of me and my goals.
Man vs. Chicken: A Battle in the Name of Science: My reflection on a great activity I use in my Human Biology class, featured by WordPress, being freshly pressed.
We’re All People: A reminder to teachers to keep in mind our students are people too. And like all people, have lots of distractions, turmoil, chaos in their lives. So, let’s treat them accordingly.
What’s Wrong with NECAP Testing: The trouble with standardized testing, my take.
Cheers to another great year! Stay tuned for what’s to come!