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The Toddler Test - Day 1

I stayed up until 12:30 or so last night putting together application materials for a new job. (And skimming my dating apps, all while thinking, “I so don’t have time for this,” and wondering if the Backpacker is going to fade out on me without ever asking me out. 355 more words

Single Parent

Substitute Teacher Info Pack

When I was thinking about what free product I would offer to start my TPT journey, I thought a substitute teacher info pack/binder would be great (click the image to take you to the resource). 326 more words


Joseph's Flashback: I had three substitute teachers in one day?!

Back in January of 2007, I went to school as I always did … and while I was there back on January 23, 2007, a rare event occurred. 35 more words

Joseph Pratt's Interests

6 Tricks for Happier Substitute Teaching

Well, I’ve been a substitute teacher for a few months now.  I don’t claim to be the most experienced sub out there–far from it–but I have learned a lot over these months, and I’d love to pass on this knowledge to others.   975 more words


Appeals panel dismisses Wichita substitute teacher's lawsuit

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Court of Appeals has dismissed a defamation lawsuit by a former substitute teacher who resigned after a teacher complained about her telling students about her personal life, including that she had two abortions. 99 more words



The Algebrains are here, all twenty-eight motor mouths going at once. I’m hungry, I need a restroom, and I itch from chalk dust. Outside, the state flag of Arizona flaps lamely in a crack of grey sky barely visible between beige plastic curtain panels. 505 more words

Female Asperger

Boy Teacher

A story about subbing I’ve been meaning to tell:

A few days ago in a 4th grade class, when I introduced myself, a young girl said, “A BOY TEACHER”, and others said that I was the first “boy teacher” they had ever had. 46 more words