Tonight, I want to quit teaching… but I won’t.
I work really, really hard to create active, engaging lessons. I read over 150 pages of student writing a week. 712 more words
I am planning on being homeschooled next school year as a sophomore in NY, but my father is still not fully convinced that it’s the best option for me. 434 more words
I recently ran into a former colleague. We hadn’t seen each other in over a year, so after some quick catching-up (“Where are you these days?”, etc.), the conversation inevitably turned to education and reflecting on our years of working at the same school in New York City. 488 more words
Divide and conquer.
This piece was originally published in the Bad Ass Teachers Association Blog.
In one of the Facebook groups that I follow, a member posed this question: “Just out of curiosity: what’s the best state to teach in, and why?” A flurry of comments came in — 347 comments were generated from that one question!905 more words