Hello All! The 2017 North South Foundation Spelling Bee Finals concluded last weekend, and it was a very exciting event with so much talent in both the Junior and Spelling Bees. Congratulations to everyone who participated in the event – it was a tough competition with so many top spellers from around the country participating […]
Hello All! This summer has flown by very rapidly! It feels like the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee was just yesterday. I have totally lost track of time during this summer. We have been traveling, both around the country and internationally, and we are wrapping up our last semester of coaching.
I am sure you were able to catch a glimpse of the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee Finals, either on TV or in person. Bee Week is a celebration of all the spellers who qualify to compete at the National Spelling Bee. Those who get to spell in these bright lights have earned their spot to be there, and […]
Hello Everyone! Wow, can you believe Bee Week is in just about a month? This year has flown by and I can not believe the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee is just around the corner.
Hello Everyone! Sorry for the lack of blog posts over this summer. It’s been an extremely busy past two months.
Hello Everyone! Quick update – Gokul and I (Vanya) were guest judges on Food Network’s Cupcake Wars – Celeb! The theme? Spelling, of course 🙂
This is the one question that we have been asked on a number of occasions. One of the readers recently posted a comment with this very question.
I am very pleased to welcome Josephine Kao to the blog team! Josephine competed at the national spelling bee for four years, 2006-2009, the same years that I participated. After developing an acquaintance, we became fast friends. She has been a good friend of mine ever since we met at the bee. One of the many […]
Ever since sponsor bees officially started on February 1st, the feeling of bee fever seems to be escalating. The Jamaican national spelling champion was crowned just yesterday (http://gleaner-ja.com/gleaner/20110203/lead/lead1.html). What an exciting moment for Hanif Brown, who is one of the first to earn a spot to compete at the 2011 Scripps National Spelling Bee!! Jamaican […]
As numerous kids across the nation are preparing and participating in their local bees, one may wonder how these kids prepare for the bees, or how they developed an interest in spelling. Well, spelling may come naturally to some of the kids, and with a lot of reading, they tend to increase their vocabulary and, […]