Author - Samantha

Samantha Shank started Learn in Color in her early teens. It now has over 9 million views and has helped parents and teachers in 65+ countries. Samantha holds a MSEd in Curriculum and Instruction with a focus on Gifted Education.

40 Picture Books for Diverse Libraries

Grow your book collection with these 40 beautifully illustrated, poetically told picture books for diverse libraries. 40 Picture Books for a Diverse Classroom Library Before I started slow traveling, my love of culture and the world began with books. I grew up in small-town Indiana, but...

The Chronicles of Narnia Movie Unit Study

Explore the world of Narnia with these Chronicles of Narnia Movie Unit Studies for middle school students. The Chronicles of Narnia Movie Unit Study The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis has been one of my favorite series since early childhood. The original Disney Lion, the Witch...

Top 15 Inspiring Quotes about Education

I love the power of education. Education inspires all other professions. Here are my top 15 favorite quotes on the power of learning. Top 15 Inspiring Quotes about Education Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school. -Albert Einstein The world is my...

AP Tests vs CLEP Tests: Which Test Should I Take?

AP tests and CLEP tests are cheap and easy ways to earn both high school and college credit. They are similar but different. Which one should you take? AP tests and CLEP tests are a great way to earn college credit while in high school. I graduated college in 2.5 years, completely debt...

Picture Books for Asian Adoptees

Celebrate the beauty and complexities of adoption with these picture books for Asian adoptees. Picture Books for Asian Adoptees I was adopted from Hunan, China when I was six months old. I grew up in Indiana (in the United States), where less than 2% of the population was Asian. I...