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Welcome Mr. Scholl

First, there was one. Now, there are two. Boilermaker fan, father, coach and veteran Rick Scholl is beginning to make a name for himself in the halls of GHS. 322 more words

Greenwood High School

GHS welcomes Matt Hockersmith.

Not only is Greenwood adding on to its schools and building an entire new middle school, but they are also adding new teachers.

The Science Department has a new teacher this year, Mr. 296 more words

Greenwood High School

15 things to do when you're a teacher and you feel like you want to crawl into a hole and die

Calling all “mentally stable” and “Perfect Patty” teachers: This one ain’t for you. Yeah, I said ain’t.

Actually, I’m writing this mostly for myself. Today, since it’s Wednesday, I think I’ll try #7. 147 more words


Everything but the Kitchen Sink

I headed abroad to start my first teaching job five years ago, but in many ways it seems like it was only yesterday. Everything was rather a last-minute decision, which resulted in applying for and receiving my visa, purchasing my plane tickets and boarding my first ever flight all in the space of a week. 1,459 more words


Why I'm a HOT-MESS of a 2nd year teacher, and why I'm ok with it.

In the wise words of Kendrick Lamar: “God’s got me, and I’m gon’ be alriiiight.

I think.

Last year on the last official work day of the school year, I remember a certain administrator saying to me: “approach every year like its your first year.” 516 more words


Kids Deserve It

Tomorrow is the beginning of the new school year! The above photo captures my personal motto for this year. KIDS DESERVE IT!

Deserve what, you ask?! 339 more words

Second Grade

Tomorrow the student becomes the teacher!

It’s finally here, the night before I start my probationary teaching year and I am petrified! Upon my last placement a young teacher told me that the night before I start I would totally freak out, and I naively did not believe them but it appears they were right. 202 more words