July 26, 2017

The hardest part of teaching

hardest part of teaching

  Valerie Strauss in the Washington Post once put together a series of quotes to answer the question “How hard is teaching?” and asked for more in the comments section. My rant didn’t entirely fit there, so I’m putting it here, because it is on the list of Top Ten Things They Never Tell You in Teacher School.  … Read more

Breastfeeding challenges

breastfeeding challenges

One blogger writes about breastfeeding challenges and the “I Support You” campaign. We’re told how easy breastfeeding should be, and when it’s not, we start to feel like failures. Read more

Passionate Senior Citizens Rule Classrooms Into Their 80s, 90s

teacher tenure

In a time when almost half of America’s teachers call it quits after five years, there are a few octogenarians and nonagenarians who continue to inspire and instruct the next generation into their golden years. Read more at the Huffington Post