Monthly Archives: November 2011

Giving Thanks

I had a good day! Shel Silverstein is wonderful Last week was miserable. I felt completely overwhelmed and incapable. I felt like I was too stupid to teach and that there were so many bits and bobs to keep track … Continue reading

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Blast from the past.

I used to write for the school newspaper back in High School. The paper was themed – more of a magazine really. One time, the theme was “love”. This is what I wrote. I was 17. It’s pretty awesome to … Continue reading

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Roller-Coastering through School

Droopy says it best. Everything is constantly conflicting and clashing and bumping around in my head these days.I’m learning to go easier on myself – I can’t expect to succeed and blow kids out of the water. I can’t expect … Continue reading

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