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The first week…

August 9, 2014


Whew! As anyone who has ever taught knows, the first week seems to be more about controlling chaos. Herding cats. Getting everyone to where they need to go when they need to be there. And we get to meet our new children. If we’re lucky, we get to see some of our old children. I […]

New beginnings

August 3, 2014


There are so many changes this year! First, the district I work for is imposing Linked Learning. That’s totally fine. Having the kiddos look waaay closer at what they want to do after their school life, coupled with internships and (gasp!) actual jobs? Super cool. Except that the class period that it requires would eliminate […]

I’m trying

June 27, 2014


I’m trying to find my happy place. Right now, I’m overwhelmed. So, because I’m me, it is time for a story. I have, in my opinion, a “reputation” of being elitist…that I’ll only teach “good” kiddos. I put the word “reputation” in quotes because I feel it was a label given to me; I didn’t […]