I have been at my new school just about 75 days. In previous years I had a wonderful co-worker who always knew how many days we had until break and until the end of the year. I haven’t been the best at keeping up with each day. So I’m pretty sure it’s been like, kinda … Continue reading Now that it’s Thanksgiving
The phenomenon of the school year moving slow is universal. Even with this being the best year I’ve ever had in my profession as a teacher, it’s still a crime that it’s just November! Keto has been outstanding. I have had a few hiccups, but after a while you know what you’re doing right and … Continue reading The long haul
Not a complaint about this year at all. It’s a lot and the shift from public ed to private has been steep, but it has really been a great year. I’m not trying out many new ideas, yet. Everything is so new that there’s no need to shock the system. We’re all pretty shocked … Continue reading Getting into a rhythm
This year has started off like a rocket. We’ve been really busy in Annex 1. Each day is seriously a new day. We rarely have a day that’s just hum drum, cookie cutter day. Lots to keep up with and lots to get before the students. The days do seem to get away from me, … Continue reading 20 day check-in
I can’t say enough about the start of this year. I have an amazing group. I will have to sit down and really explain, but for the time being just know that I am very, very thankful for this group. Indeed I have been blessed. Energy is on point. A little tired by the end … Continue reading My first week
I am going to write more on this over the week. I met most of my students and their parents last week. This is going to be a lot of fun. This group just seems like a really fun group of students. The support system this school has is amazing. Everyone seems to know the … Continue reading The countdown is almost over
Working in my classroom slowly each day. Putting in just a few hours. Class should be ready by Friday if I planned it correclty. I’m excited about this change of schools. It’s going to be a jump indeed. The bow ties are dusted off and ironed. Wait…you don’t iron your bow ties? Meal prep containers … Continue reading It’s almost Go Time!