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Following your dreams

I’m glad someone had the guts to go with it and do their own thing. I think everyone probably has more potential then they give themselves credit. I’ve been at a dead-end job for seven years and every morning that … Continue reading

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Who’s Kid are you?

Sometimes I feel that I’m the one taking care of parents’ kids.  I currently work in an inner city school and students pass through my door who haven’t eaten in three days, who aren’t getting correct attention, and who constantly … Continue reading

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Technology’s moving to fast

Heck yeah technology’s moving too fast…Before two years ago my classroom had computers from 1990. 1990!  They could barely process, and, now that we have computers that are move fast? Well how do I juggle teaching my kids to type … Continue reading

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Thumbs Up

I feel that boundaries are in the arms of the beholder…some students need you to open up more when you eye in on the problem; other’s want you to be hands-off.  I’ve seen some teacher’s rule with force and you … Continue reading

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I thought the cherry on top was…a teacher under a burner on low?

In Baltimore, I live in a cheap condo in between Hampden and Mount Washington.  I live across from a cheap pool with a torn green plastic cover on it that remains there for most of the part of the year.  … Continue reading

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school Da….zzzzzzzzze

I’m trying to teach my students about To Kill a Mockingbird…really engaging them about Mayella ewell and the courtroom scene.  Well meanwhile, my principal gets on the loudspeaker and starts yelling that unauthorized students have been allowed into the school.  … Continue reading

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