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New Visions- Hunter College Urban Teacher Residency (UTR)

This post includes edits after I’ve been in the program for an entire summer and now a semester. 

The above picture is from the launch event after residents were paired with mentors. 747 more words


Ponyboy is a member of the mafia?

I assigned this short reading comprehension quiz to my students (they are reading The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton).  Students who actually read the book (or listen to the corresponding audiobook, or read the book in another language) have no problems answering these basic questions.

Learning Languages

I told one of my students that I love to learn languages.  

“That’s very good.  It will really help you in this world.”

Google me!

I finally googled myself… and I exist after all! Who knew?! I’m almost 3 years late on this discovery though. The Queens Courier posted the names of the 2010  32 more words

New York City Teaching Fellows

All [humanities] everything...

At the ripe old age of twelve I was faced with the daunting task of choosing which New York City public high school I wanted to attend. 404 more words


More Information

“Miss, I think this part of the essay is bad.”

“Why is it bad? What do you think you need to change?”

“Well, I can’t finish my essay because I need more information.” 12 more words

FA Session

The sky looked beautiful on my way home from my FA session today.