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Teen-age Role Models

Do career high school teachers have teenagers in their lives longer than parents do?

A pondering, as another school year winds down….

Teaching & Education

The View from Here

The drawing is my graphic response to friends who tell teachers, in May, “Summer is just around the corner.”

Teaching & Education

How long have we known each other??

When choosing a photo for this post, I decided to go with my shot of the marquee for Three Tall Women, currently dazzling audiences on Broadway. 214 more words

Theatre

Growth

My year so far has been busy and filled with many challenges. Sometimes they are disheartening and demotivating. When I am in a moment of chaos I go into panic mode and anxiety sets in. 105 more words

Teaching

Blame it on Glenda

Blame Glenda Jackson. I reserved tickets for Edward Albee’s Three Tall Women (he always has the name before and above the title) for Easter weekend. 419 more words

Theatre

Teaching Philosophy

Over my career in schools, Anne Lamott’s words on writing inĀ Bird by Bird have helped to shape a wider philosophy. Both in the classroom with students and with colleagues refining their teaching, I strive to create a particular atmosphere, that of holding a space for exploration, for vulnerability, a place to try things out so that we may progress. 595 more words

Teaching & Education

Time for a break

The school term is coming to an end which means that we get to slow the pace down a bit. After the term I had, I really need a break but it is not a holiday. 167 more words

Teaching