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Be Willing to Embrace Change...

As an educator you must be willing to embrace change. Educators are the facilitators of the future…I just love that thought, don’t you? A little scary too, if you think about it! 282 more words


First Teacher Apple!

Ethan just started his third year of teaching, so you would think he would have gotten plenty of apples from students by now, but this week marked his very first one… and boy, did it make up for not having ever gotten one before! 75 more words


New school term

Starting band again this term, covering an extended medical leave. It was a lucky coincidence and I am grateful for the second contract which will bump me up in seniority for next round of postings! 82 more words


Reflective Practice and My First Instruction Experience (Blog 3)

My First Teaching Experience

Booth’s description of several worst-case-scenarios brought my first experience in formal instruction to mind. I knew when I was hired at a public library that my job would include teaching computer classes. 517 more words

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Seek and You Shall Find

Trying to get back into the blogging routine at the start of the school year was a little tougher than I had anticipated.  One of my favorite tasks as a literacy coach is to support the new teachers in our district. 810 more words

Teacher Professional Development

Again, grabbing a brief chance to share some interesting self development material for teachers. In this case, some material put together specifically as advice for new teachers. 103 more words


Autobiographical Post: Day 16

This looks like a happy picture. And it is, but big changes were happening all around us, and only some were good. Some were sad and even the good ones were stressful. 516 more words