I have come to believe that a great teacher is a great artist and that they are as few as there are any other great artists. Teaching might even be the greatest of the arts since the medium is the human mind and spirit.
I love back to school time! Spirits are always full of ideas, energy is renewed and…Continue
Today is a sacred day in our American History. Many of your students were not even born yet or were too young to remember the devastation and enormous loss caused by terrorist acts.
There are many pictures and video out there commemorating the events that took place that tragic day. Many share the tragedy and easily break one's heart. Then there are those that show the teamwork of America, her spirit unbroken, as we picked up the pieces and cleaned up and rebuilt what was taken away.…Continue
Oh AMEN! My son is back in school, we had a rough week with getting the schedule figured out, but he's back to learning and growing and I can work in peace and quiet without the noise of his video games and constant request/demands for food and this and that. Yeah, that's a big ole awkward sentence, but it is Friday and that whole sentiment just came rushing out!
One of his back to school activities was a familiar one. As a parent of an 8th Grader, we've seen a lot. The one that is my…Continue