The First Year as a Teacher

My proudest achievement of my thirty-one year years as a public school teacher was the fact that I survived my whole first year. That doesn’t sound like much to you unless you are a teacher. But it sounds even more amazing if you knew what South Texas junior high schools were like in 1981. I […]

The First Year as a Teacher

A Teacher’s Unpopular Opinions About Teaching

Happy back to school everyone!  I thought I’d start the school year off a bit differently this year by telling you some of my unpopular opinions about teaching. I’m going to call this my Teacher Karen post because absolutely nobody has asked for my opinion on these topics, and I’m bound to make myself even […]

A Teacher’s Unpopular Opinions About Teaching