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So the last week was pretty quiet. Mainly due to the last three days being spent watching movies with very few pupils turning up. It was good, nice even. 120 more words

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What?! People Go Out On Thursdays?

So, a few weeks ago, one of my professors in the college of education asked me to write a guest post for a new blog that caters toward Middle/Secondary Education peeps, run by a former classmate of mine. 1,700 more words


A Rocky Horror Adventure...

Hello everyone,

I hope you all¬†have been eating your vegetables and getting your five a day, a healthy diet makes a healthy mind! Anyway, in today’s blog post I will be introducing you all to the third and final school that I am involved with right now. 1,154 more words

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The Longest Week Ever

I woke up at 4:33 this morning. By 4:58 it was clear I wasn’t going back to sleep, so after FINALLY finding where grades were posted for my graduate courses, I got out of bed and started getting ready. 246 more words

Random Thoughts And Musings

Letter to a New Teacher

Dear New Teacher,

Congratulations! As you prepare to set up your new classroom, eager to greet your students on the first day of school, you have much to be excited about. 1,368 more words


Parent Conferences: How To Get Them On My Side

I was prepared for war. Knowing some of these parents, I had to stand strong with my decisions. I knew most of them would listen, but there are a few that probably had the but-my-kid-is-smart speech ready. 395 more words


Oh how pupils make you cry...

So the fourth years. Let’s talk about them. Its a mixed bunch. There are perhaps 4 or 5 who actually want to do well and are putting in the effort. 1,401 more words

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