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Welcome To High School (Life After Layoff - Chapter 31)

I have crossed over to the other side…substitute teaching at a high school. Mind you, this is not your ordinary high school.  Before I tell you my experiences there, let me tell you that any references or examples I use to describe the school is done in kindness.   1,292 more words


New Growth Chart now up!

Good morning, Write Edge readers! I’ve posted my latest adventures in parenting. Here’s an excerpt of today’s Growth Chart:

Nine stayed quiet for a minute as she processed this.

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Endless Summer of Fun--employment

Even though today is the first day of October and it’s been a chilly, rainy week and schools started at least a month ago, I still feel like I’ve been on summer vacation since May.   1,114 more words


Good Mornings??? (It Takes A Village - Chapter 3)

I’m sure that I have ranted at least once or twice about how my kids don’t care about getting to school on time.  It’s a daily struggle to get them up in the morning and get them out the door on time.   442 more words


Making the Most of a Missed Day: What to Do When You Need a Substitute Teacher

While the teacher is out, the students are still in class ready to learn. Your absence does not automatically mean that the students have to watch a video or do busy work to fill the day. 639 more words

For Teachers

Looking Back

Although my time teaching 7th Grade Life Science has come to an end, my journey teaching continues on!

The past two months were quite the adventure. 232 more words


Sub Plans

I thought I could empty out that tote bag next to my desk at home. It contains a zipper pouch full of stickers, a pad of Post-It notes, a Sharpie, a chalk holder, and a pen. 870 more words