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A Two-step Between

Reality requires focus; forget the romance.

Responsibility overwhelms me.

All I really want to do is dance.

A guardian when their world is askance

to level the field, a referee. 105 more words

64 Weeks Out - A Good Week for a Deload

It was a deload week in the gym, so nothing exciting happened there.  But life continued to be stressful.

The transfer period for current teachers to move between schools opened on Monday.   996 more words


acrostic poem assessment (the north)

To my delight and excitement, the chapter on the North is mostly social history.  We look at working conditions, economics, changing family structures, women’s roles, child labor, inventions, unionization, etc.  444 more words


Goodbye, Thailand.

Tomorrow is Monday, April 21, the day that marks 22 months of living in Bangkok. And it is on this day that I say goodbye to this hectic city and this beautiful country. 364 more words


Thinking Ahead to being a Beginning Teacher

After my second year practicum, I felt like I was ready for my own classroom and was frustrated at the thought of another year before it became a reality.   298 more words

Beginning Teacher

Teach London

Last week I went to a seminar about teaching in London.  I went, so I could understand a different option if I struggled to find a position in New Zealand.  298 more words


Critical Reflection

I can feel myself becoming more and more critical as the weeks go by.  Linking questions to other areas, thinking from my own experience, thinking from different perspectives of other stakeholders.  435 more words