The Life of a Conflicted Teacher

Working hard to make sense of it all


September 2012

A Good Way to Start the Day

Well, it's Friday, and it's been a long week.  With as grumpy as I was yesterday (please see my previous post), today has been a good day. Now, getting up at 4:30 AM this morning to send my daughter off... Continue Reading →

Some days, don’t you just wish……

Some days, don't you just wish: - educational policy talks centered around what was truly "best for kids"? - those policy makers actually had experience in a classroom? - school's came with a bunk house? - eating healthy at school... Continue Reading →

Pay It Forward

Yesterday was quite a day.   First, on a tough note, we received word that our district's educational ad hoc committee will be recommending to the board that we explore the idea of whole grade sharing.  I'm not sure how... Continue Reading →

It must be easy being a teacher…..

Well, it's been half month and I've not gotten anything out.  I look at other bloggers and their steady stream of writing, and the doubt creeps back in.  No more.  The writing is mine, period.  If I get three posts... Continue Reading →

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