This school year has been rough on me. I can’t honestly pin point what it is, but I have had my butt handed to me more than one this year. And we still have 90+ days to go. Been praying lately. Asking for insight on why certain people (big and little) are in my life … Continue reading It’s not over yet
Stop this, please! This is just one of the many, many issues that are allowed to fester in Education. We’ve heard it before, “Would you expect police to provided their own…?” The clear answer had always been “no”. Yet we still expect teachers to find most of their WORK out of their pockets for doing … Continue reading WHY ARE WE ASKING THIS QUESTION?! Should teachers have to pay for classroom supplies?
We need to admit that Education is in a state of crisis. Continue reading Nationally, fewer students enroll in teacher preparation programs.
This is another article outlining an inner city teacher calling it quits. It hurts my heart to read this. It indeed makes me sad to see that a community that needs the most has run off one of it’s most vital resources. I will detail my feelings, but in the mean time here is the … Continue reading It shouldn’t be this way
I am sitting here pondering some tough decisions. I am hoping to have some of these taken care of early in the new year. The next 45 days are going to be an interesting work to work through. Continue reading Working through
“What’s Homecoming, Mr Whitaker?” It’s a time of the year, usually late October, when all alumni, family and friends gather at the college for food, football and friends. It’s a time to catch up with tons of your brothers and sisters that you haven’t seen since, whenever. But when you see them it’s like you … Continue reading What’s Homecoming Mr Whitaker?