More than 4,000 teachers visit Joyce’s kid-friendly news website, — every day! 

Teaching Kids News

  • Weekly, kid-friendly news articles
  • Each article has Curriculum Connections prompts
  • Helps kids think critically about the media
  • More than 4,000 users per day (teachers, parents, students)
  • More than 900 articles
  • Started in 2010
  • Free


As a literacy advocate, Joyce blogs about how to get kids reading on her website at

header-joyce1Getting Kids Reading

  • Blog about how to get kids hooked on reading
  • Fun literacy activities
  • Great books
  • Toys and games with a literacy feature
  • Online games with a literacy feature
  • Crafts


Joyce’s Author Website

  • Frequent blog posts about writing, books
  • Free teacher downloads
  • Behind-the-scenes author info
  • Online children’s art gallery of Gabby pictures
  • Where’s Joyce? calendar