Wow, the first two weeks flew by! They weren’t complete 5-day weeks (the first one was only 3 days, and last week was 4) – this week is also a short one due to Rosh Hashanah. Just as I start … Continue reading Third Week with Third Grade!
You might think teaching at a public school is insane, while private school educators enjoy their days with ease……… ?! Well, from experience, this is not necessarily true. Yes public schools deal with more funding issues and often less guidance … Continue reading WORK WEDNESDAY! When Private goes Public
Hula huts and spoons Murder mysteries plus tours Laptops, parking – SCORE! 😮 I wrote this haiku about my teacher orientation today for twowritingteachers.org (Slice … Continue reading Teacher training time!
Now that we have moved across state lines, the fact that I start my job officially in a month is starting to sink in! I have staff training next week and it goes until Labor Day (then first day of … Continue reading Squished between stress and smiles
Since I have officially received the New HIre paperwork and signed the contract, I think it is time to announce that I have a teaching job for the Fall! I will be teaching fifth grade at a private school in … Continue reading Joyful about JOB!
Have you ever had students who refuse to do their work? How about boys who fight in the middle of class? I’m sure you can think … Continue reading Chapter 1: The Inside Scoop of the School
I work for Kindercare as an extra job on top of substituting in elementary schools; and today, I realized that my eating habits are very similar to the toddlers in my classroom. I knew that I ate little and often … Continue reading Bonding with a baby