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The classrooms, and students are changing...

I find myself so torn between the needs of current students and the lack of discipline and structure that so many students are getting away with.   102 more words

Classroom

What should I tell my neighbors?

Usually disclosing my health status isn’t a problem for me. Usually. For some reason, this time it feels different.

After writing this blog for a while I realized that talking about this stuff felt freeing. 699 more words

Expectations

Christmas opened my eyes this year . . .

When I began teaching, I really had no idea what I was doing. I am sure many veterans will admit this and agree with me when I say that teaching takes experience. 1,024 more words

a BOy To a mAn!!!

A boy to a man, but for a man where is the boy?

We forego our child as we grow and thus we see a naked tree that has lost its leaves. 271 more words

Change

10 Things I Learned While Student Teaching

1. Teachers work days that are longer than 8 hours.¬†There is so much “behind the scenes” work that has to be done when you’re teaching. 872 more words

Educating

Missed Rites of Passage

This was the backdrop for our announcement. I said we were expecting, she was due to arrive on 12/23/16, her name and her age. Several of my smart mouth friends (who I love dearly) made comments about my womb size and how long I waited to give birth. 351 more words

Family

Tourism and Disability 

I recently gave an interview to a local reporter highlighting some of the issues that disabled people face when trying to book holidays and plan days out etc. 518 more words

Challenges