Is that person smiling at me? Am I making too much eye contact? Look somewhere else. Oh no does it look like I’m distracted? Look them right… Read more “Presented without Commentary: Things I Often Say in My Head”
Two weeks ago I did something that I wasn’t sure I could do, something that six months ago I was actually pretty sure I couldn’t do. I… Read more “Lessons from a Half Marathon”
Note: This post contains sponsored links from Uncommon Goods Gift giving is not my forte. If you ask Boyfriend, he’ll be too kind and say something like “well,… Read more “I’m Bad at Gifts (Thank Goodness for Uncommon Goods)”
‘First Year Teacher’ has been a strange title to hold this year. While I mostly forgot about it at work, it was at grad school and district-wide… Read more “6 Things I Learned as a First Year Teacher”
It’s been a bleak few weeks for the blog, for a lot of reasons. The most important one is that I went on a vacation in which… Read more “I Went to the Red Carpet & Lived to Tell the Tale”
I’ve decided it’s time for me to introduce some of my students and celebrate the magical moments of my profession. I’m hoping this will be a regular… Read more “Classroom Portraits: Pete, Javier & Mercedes”
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(Possible presence of snark and/or sarcasm, but all in good fun)