1st of many great weeks is in the books. I had a fantastic time getting to know my students. I feel they understand me and what I want them to know by the end of the year. Every parent I met raves that I’m what their child needs. I always counter that they are what … Continue reading Week 1 has been great
This week has been great. I’ve been swamped getting ready for my CrossFit cert this coming weekend. Oh and teaching, too. Let me get back to you. Continue reading Week 1 done
It’s almost show time. My shoes are shined. Shirts and laundered and my bowties are pressed. I have to say that I’m very excited to tackle this school year. There’s a lot that I’m going to change up from previous years. Though I’m ready I’m not in a hurry. I’ll just take my time and enjoy … Continue reading It’s almost here!
Creativity is an area I feel I can build, grow and expand in. I don’t think that I’m horrible, but I don’t think I create stuff like I should. So I’m reading a book on nurturing the creative mind. An activity in the book is asking “what if”. The more ridiculous the better. I sat … Continue reading 24 hours of “what ifs”
We all join the teaching profession for a reason; for an idea. Sometimes it’s easy and other times it’s hard. Most of the time it’s just down right difficult and we give up and become normal. The student teachers I had were in short, very upbeat and excited about teaching. They seemed to let nothing … Continue reading I can’t believe I get paid for this vs Yall don’t pay me enough for this
Check out @LtlFreeLibrary’s Tweet: https://twitter.com/LtlFreeLibrary/status/463480789788004353 Continue reading Read! Read! Read!
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!
I told you about my 2nd grade teacher angle, J. She was so extremely helpful and a real pleasure to meet. Her husband was nice guy as well. While talking to her the 1st day she asked where I went to church and I told her. Later on she gave me a card for her … Continue reading That’s how you do it
Did I tell you I’m on Instagram? Follow me and my bowtie adventures @mrjwhit. Continue reading Follow me on Instagram, too