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Another one bites the dust...

When I started this blog, I was hoping to use it as an outlet for the stress of being a new teacher, but I didn’t think it would be always so down in the dump feeling, but let me tell you what… T H I S  S U C K S. 201 more words


Dear First-Year Teachers: It Gets Better

This year I had the honor and privilege of speaking at my seniors’ graduation. I had taught all but one or two of the graduating class, so it was incredibly special to be able to see my students off one last time. 1,336 more words


Girl, wash your face

Here I am, laying in bed at 4:30am wide awake. Why? Because I got a call this morning about interviewing for a 1st grade teaching position. 271 more words


new year, new adventure

So, I’ve been sitting on some exciting news for a while that involves my teaching assignment next year…

As many of you know, I currently teach Pre-Kindergarten in the morning and an assortment of prep classes in Grades 4, 5, 6, and Kindergarten in the afternoon. 839 more words

Personal Reflection

Things I have learned as a substitute teacher

Big news: as of April, I have graduated! It is very exciting to be in the world of schools in this new way. Subs have a very important job; relieving teachers helps maintain teacher wellness and allows for professional development. 956 more words

Nice for what?

Happy Sunday! So today I had to teach my Sunday School class that consists of little 8 year olds. I’ve been teaching the little kids at church for a few months now, but I recently got moved to a new class that I have to share with another woman. 370 more words

Dear New Teacher,

Are you going to be teaching for the first time in a few months?  Or, are you switching schools or districts or states? If so, then this letter is for you.  581 more words