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True Stories: At 12:30 PM

This is the start of a new section in our writing…we want to share what we have found in our professional travels to be poignant, humorous, or strange. 1,033 more words

Teachers

Bless the teachers

I know I wrote a post this morning.

I don’t like posting more than once per day.

But.

But my five-year-old son finished his first story for school, and I am thrilled, though it is silly. 68 more words

Life

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Misc

More Teachers in Washington State Speak Out Against Smarter Balanced Test

This just in from teachers in Everett, WA:

A RESOLUTION OF DISAPPROVAL OF THE SMARTER BALANCED ASSESSMENT

WHEREAS, the motto of Mariner High School is to “provide an excellent education to every student;” and… 321 more words

Testing

Learn to Laugh at Yourself

Reid

 One piece of advice that had helped my algebra teacher was “Don’t take yourself so seriously.” This can be something that people often forget. I have seen people get so caught up in something they’re doing that they forget to take a breath and relax. 169 more words

Advice

Empty Campuses, Growing Minds

On Tuesday, this was my vantage point; the campus almost completely empty. There were no classes or lectures, yet that does not mean there was not learning. 969 more words

Jesus

Why Hello, Mama Tiger

Yesterday I got angry. I’m not sure how I reacted on the outside, but inside I was a ferocious beast. I left E in a supervised care area at a business that shall go unnamed and let’s just say she was less than supervised. 347 more words

Motherhood