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The Best Christmas Pageant Ever?

It’s that time of year in the lower grades: The Christmas Program.

My little teacher heart is going to burst with cuteness (that or my head will explode from the stress). 51 more words

Beauty And Fashion

Classroom Novels

I recently submitted a Donors Choose project for a class set of the novel Wonder by RJ Palacio. To be honest I hadn’t read it, but the reviews were outstanding and I needed a new novel to begin in January. 250 more words


Woo Hoo, Excited for the Weekend to come!

This has been a very exciting past few days.  Monday I woke up in the best of moods.  I woke up early and finally made it to Crossfit before work.   1,134 more words


Isn't it Just Like a Human?

“And who knows but that you have come to royal position for such a time as this.”

 Esther 4:14b

A major theme in literature, hell in life, is the idea of fate/destiny vs. 1,771 more words

Why I Don't Give My Korean Students English Names

There’s a common practice among foreign English teachers in Korea where the teachers give their Korean students English names. This can be a class bonding exercise where students joyfully pick their favorite English names as their own, or it can be a more controlled tradition where teachers will assign their students an English name. 692 more words


Confessions of An Elementary Art Teacher

I haven’t made art for myself since college.

For one, I just don’t have the time. For two, I’m not blessed with a beautiful, spacious studio space. 891 more words

A Day In The Life

Teacher "Feels"

1. I just finished “The Kite Runner” and 6 seconds later people are asking me about missing papers. I DO NOT CARE ABOUT YOUR PAPERS. GIVE ME AT LEAST A DOUBLE DIGIT NUMBER OF SECONDS TO PROCESS MY FEELINGS. 110 more words

Teacher Musings