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33 Weeks Out - Pain, Progress, and Art

I miss being able to write each week.  It’s just not possible right now.  I’m working 10-12 hours a day, need another couple hours to workout and get ready for work.   1,016 more words


Edchat - A Measure of School Quality

What are the teachers discussing in your school?

My 15 years of working in schools tells me that high school teachers talk firstly about non school issues, secondly about problems with the school administration and thirdly about current progress on the course calendars. 650 more words


Trade Book: Tsunami

Summary from Amazon:

Ojiisan, the oldest and wealthiest man in the village, doesn’t join the others at the rice ceremony. Instead he watches from his balcony. 252 more words


“Inspire” Time to Brighten the Day

“Inspire” Time to Brighten the Day

The blogging challenge today was for the prefix “in”. The first thing that came to mind was inspire. I think it was there in my brain this morning, because I was reading other blogs and the gifts that people can give you from them was awesome. 404 more words

Home Business

Not Yet The Butterfly

After 3 days and numerous names* I am beginning to find an established place in the class as Miss Gregory. I won’t deny it, this is an overwhelming experience. 1,127 more words


Maths in snooker – Part 3

I wrote about maths in snooker a couple of times last term, here and here. I am particularly interested in the group work aspect of this. 419 more words


Weekend Reading

Happy Saturday! Finally, the weekend is here. Unfortunately, I’m a waitress so that means just working, but hey, it’s the holiday season which means MONEY!!! Here’s a few things I thought were relevant to the week or my week in general. 338 more words

3 High Grandmas