In under two weeks, I will stand before my newest class of wonderful, amazing, brilliant geniuses. I have been diligently preparing our classroom space, carefully crafting projects and activities, and constantly reflecting on how I want my students to remember their time with me. 243 more words
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Late last night as I was watching TV my son appeared from outside. When I questioned him as to where he had been, he replied, “I was building stuff.” He then proceeded to show me an elaborate potato gun he had constructed and explain to me how it would work. 721 more words
Every year I remind myself how fortunate I am as a teacher to have a summer break. But it’s about more than long days at the beach, lunches with friends, and catching up on my Netflix cue; summer break is a time to reflect on and renew my passion for education. 463 more words