The 1st part of this school year is almost wrapped up like a present under the tree. I can’t say just how excited I am about getting away and recharging, but I am sure you understand my current state. Also this marks the end of 2015 a pretty good year over all. As with all … Continue reading A look back at 2015
This school year started off with very little fan fair. That’s a good thing, trust me. I’m OK with easing into gear and a slow take off to cruising altitude. Let’s look at the current state of affairs. The Exciting I have 15 students. Most are of Hispanic descent. I have more boys than girls … Continue reading And so it begins
This school year’s body isn’t cold yet and I’m ready to start an autopsy. So much to say about this year! Off the bat, this year was very, very challenging. There were the usual challenges, yes. There were a lot of others as well that no one saw coming. There were some unique behaviors that really … Continue reading Let’s go ahead and talk about this 2014-2015 school year
I feel some kind of way that Starbucks didn’t send me advance notice of this little gem. Forgiveness has been granted. But please don’t try me. (Send me a few coupons, ok) While strolling through the super market this past week I found this goodie in the cooler section. Iced coffee on tap. First impressions … Continue reading Starbucks iced coffee in stores!
Is there a school out there that does an end of the year survey of what worked, what didn’t and what certainly doesn’t need to happen again? There has to be some value to hearing what the staff thought about the last 170 or so days. Deep down inside I fear it would become a gripe session … Continue reading 2013-14 School year. The Good. The Bad. The Ugly.
I just wanted to see if I could get 100 views with that heading. Help me out, won't ya! How many more labels can I add? Honestly, I keep politics out of my blog as much as I can. I do have an opinion, just like you. Most of the time the armpit rule applies. … Continue reading Conservative Christian Southern Black Tea Party Male Public school Teacher
Today was another W for "Super Learners Central". Taking the time on the front end to practice procedures is making me feel better about the time when we dive into the meat and potatoes of class. I also know that some of my kids aren't the strongest in every subject. I can see little signs … Continue reading If I string together enough little wins