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Eight Days into the new School Year and already close to burnout

…I consider myself fortunate I communicated to several colleagues my professional aspirations are outside education. As the saying goes, with age comes wisdom. As I said at the beginning of the summer, my return to the classroom was reluctant and a last-minut decision. 672 more words

Brendan Aurabolt

Boston Set To Introduce Dozens Of New Propane School Buses

BOSTON (AP) — Thousands of Boston public school students will now board new propane-fueled school buses, which are considered more environmentally friendly and quieter than diesel buses. 88 more words


Boston Schools Prepare For Record Heat

BOSTON (CBS) – School officials in Boston are taking extra steps to keep students safe from the heat on the first day of school.

Temperatures are expected to soar into the mid-90s on Tuesday, but many schools in the district are too old for air conditioning. 171 more words


The latest Viral Dance Craze has divided the Internet

I’m of course referring to The Nae Nae:

This one totally went over my head when I first heard about it in February. In fact, I had to ask my Facebook contacts about it the other day. 340 more words

Brendan Aurabolt

Speaking of my Salary...

This week, I will be returning to the school where I began my career as an Educator back in 2006 exactly 10 years ago. I moved twice during my first year at the Holmes within the first five months of the school year. 516 more words

Brendan Aurabolt

New Boston Superintendent Rethinking Ban On Student Cell Phone Use In Schools

BOSTON (CBS) — The new Boston Public Schools superintendent says he’s rethinking the system’s blanket ban on students’ use of digital devices.

“Cell phones must remain off and hidden during school,” the current policy reads. 160 more words


This is where keeping your options open comes in handy

As you all know, I took the last two and a half months of the 2014-15 school year off due to stress. As I mentioned in… 355 more words

Brendan Aurabolt