The First Bit Of Advice I Got In Teaching

I will never forget the first piece of critical advice I received from my principal when it came to teaching. It changed my life in the classroom. It changed everything for me. I was so taken aback that I did not even realize I was doing it. It came in my second year of teaching. Don’t get me wrong…I had plenty of critical feedback in my first year. But if you ever been in a classroom, that first year, I was drinking from a fire hydrant and hanging on by my fingernails. I am not sure I remember anything, anyone, … Continue reading The First Bit Of Advice I Got In Teaching

Are Teachers Ready For Tomorrow’s Generation

After several years in education and many more acquiring degrees from colleges I often wonder what are we teaching the next generation. I suppose the better question might be are we preparing students for tomorrow? March 16th 2020 changed the way I viewed education. I wanted to be hip and out front. But at 50 I had a better chance of blowing out a hip. On that date everything changed worldwide. As we know Corona-19 came to town and decided to stay awhile. It uprooted everything. We went from a school trying to cut back on copying paper to working … Continue reading Are Teachers Ready For Tomorrow’s Generation