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My "Happy August" Gift to Teachers Everywhere: PERSPECTIVE In the Midst of Paperwork

There is no month of the year like August, and no week in the month of August like the week before school starts. Students are pretending to mourn the end of summer, though in reality they are eager to reconnect with their friends and a “normal” schedule. 475 more words

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First Day of School!!! Uh...Two Days Ago!

Two days ago was the first day of school in the Sedlacek home. This year I decided to wait until after my oldest daughter’s birthday to start. 75 more words


Preparing for the First Day of School

Today was the first day of school in my city. Today was also the first day in 33 years that I didn’t go to school… 448 more words

Letters from Camp: Kids These Days

We had two “Youth Teaching Assistants” (YTAs) attached to our group for the week.  10th graders with more self possession then I could have claimed at that age! 236 more words


First day

The first day of my internship / my first day of work, whatever you want to call it, was today.
As I mentioned in another post, I will work for a whole year in a kindergarten, three and a half days a week, the remaining one and a half days I go to school, because there I learn subject-specific knowledge for social work and health care. 235 more words

SuperCroc Skulls Bite Big at CrocTalk Zoo

CrocTalk Conservation was the first facility in Canada to purchase the reproductions of The SuperCroc Skulls in 2006 from Dr Paul Sereno and Project Exploration in Chicago. 483 more words

Character Education, Part 1: How To Choose Books For Core Value Study

As we cluster in workshops, around webinars, and near the water cooler, we are already thinking about and preparing what skills and knowledge we want to teach. 855 more words