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