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Teacher Problems

The only difficulty about what I do?

You’re never done.

You just get tired

And the 24 hours run out

What I hate the most is having to justify, even to myself, why I need rest…


Welcome to the shit show... (quick vent)


Today has been a total shit show! All these kids are wound up and no one wants to listen and our little “ginger snap” is being a total ass hat!! 72 more words

What Do Teachers Really Need??

To quote Led Zeppelin, “It’s been a long time since I rock and rolled.”  At least that is how I feel right now.  It HAS been a LONG time since I have written a blog post! 577 more words


Weekend Coffee Share: I'm Not Worried

This week, if we were chitchatting over warm caffeinated beverages, I’d tell you that I think I’m about to have the best school year of my teaching life! 948 more words


Shameless, Bribery, Sucess

Sometimes, we educators need to get creative, and sometimes we just need to be a little bit shameless.

I’ve often wondered, like the chicken or the egg, which comes first, intrinsic or extrinsic motivation. 468 more words


The Frustration of Reaching Out

I think this might count as one of my first teaching horror stories if only because the dicey results can often be very draining.

I’ve always made it my goal to try my hardest to work with my students and not against them. 320 more words


This year is already trying to test me

As I stare down the looming start of school date, I’m already being challenged as an educator. Even though my first day with students is Wednesday, and I’ve already managed to make copies of things and plan my activities, all I can focus on is the number 37. 536 more words