15 April 2014
Teaching can be really stressful, but one of the great things about teaching is that I have never had to stop getting excited about Spring Break. A week and a half to relax, refresh, and frolic without 100+ children all day -- so nice!
14 April 2014
I've had really bad sinus infection-type symptoms for about a week and finally made it to the doctor because my home remedies and OTC meds were not working. The doctor did not give me a prescription; the doctor told me to take vitamins and pray over my condition because that is what she does when she does not want to be ill.
03 April 2014
I really love to keep in contact with old friends (even old relationships) to see how they are; I only bring people into my life that I want in it for a long time. Unfortunately, they don't always feel the same and I become kind of sad and question if I did something wrong.
02 April 2014
Yes, administration, I agree that it is a great idea to do a full mock test (50 multiple choice and two full out essays) with my students to see how they will do on the actual test in two months. Said I before I remembered that I would then have to grade 70+ of these while also keeping up on regular class grading; why do I do these grading punishments to myself?
01 April 2014
Sometimes talking with customer service can be a pain in the nether regions. Other times, after 30 minutes on the phone, they are able to fix my cell phone problems and reduce my bill and I can breathe easy again.
31 March 2014
Sometimes 6th grade students smell so bad they need to have a nurse and a counselor and teachers come in to have hygiene talks with them. Sometimes a student in said talk asks if you are supposed to eat or drink your menstrual fluid.