Better watch out, better not cry

🎝 You better watch out, you better not cry! ♪ ♪ Better not pout, I’m telling you why. . . 🎝 Mrs. Morgan’s coming to school! She’s making lesson plans, And checking them out twice; Gonna find the right standards To teach them oh so nice.   [CHORUS]   You better watch out, And follow directions, So you can earn Tiger Tickets, For your collection. . . Mrs. Morgan’s … Continue reading Better watch out, better not cry

You’re NOT the one: When rejection hits

Since taking the plunge back into part-time teaching last year, I’ve decided to go back into the full-time classroom.  Well, I decided to apply.  It’s ultimately someone else’s decision whether they let me in or not.   In the last three months, I’ve applied for over 70 positions in 29 different schools across three school systems.   I’ve had just one interview.  I thought it … Continue reading You’re NOT the one: When rejection hits

Thank you, Mrs. Harper

It’s that time of the year again, when we honor our teachers with Teacher Appreciation Week. It wasn’t nationally recognized until 1984 when the  Parent Teacher Association designated the first full week of May as Teacher Appreciation Week. The following year, the National Education Association voted to make the Tuesday of that week National Teacher Day.

Can I tell you a little secret, from a former teacher?   Continue reading “Thank you, Mrs. Harper”