Amy Rudd

Joined Apr 6, 2016

  • Location: Akron, Ohio
  • Organization: Akron Public Schools
  • Grade: K , 1st , 2nd , 3rd , 4th , 5th
  • Environment: I currently work in the best position ever. I work at the I Promise School. I collaborate closely with the principal and teachers as well as students there. It's a privilege to be the instructional coach at such a special place.
  • Biography: I have been a teacher for 25 years. I view myself as a learner first. I am currently assigned to a unique position as an Instructional Coach. I've taught mostly first grade but have also worked with second, third, and fourth grade. I love Children's Literature and always try to connect new learning and great books. I enjoy working with both teachers and children on all things literacy. I blog at and love tweeting @amyjorudd on Twitter where I consult regularly with my Professional Learning Network.
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Oct 14, 2018

Using Wonderopolis to Inspire Poetry Writing

A few years ago, Amy Ludwig VanDerwater at the Poem Farm inspired me to write poems about the Wonder of the Day from Wonderopolis. She called it, ...