On Returning to my Classroom

Okay, so usually? Each August? When you ask me about the start of school? I start getting goosebumps. Literally. Just get me started talking about new school supplies, about seeing happy faces that first day of school, of going back to that wonderful structure of learning rules and routines, of thinking about the incredible senseContinue reading “On Returning to my Classroom”

New Way of Business, Part 2

Here I am, grading the latest round of tests. This time, it’s geometry. Last time, it was decimal multiplication and division, and I don’t know who wanted to cry more – the kids or me. Those of you who read of my dream know I told myself that I’d put together a checklist (buzz-speakophiles willContinue reading “New Way of Business, Part 2”