Category Archives: back to school

Turning the Page

We’ve reached the end of the chapter titled “Going back to school.”  A year ago Transition to Teaching classes were just about to start in a hectic, packed summer session.  We started the program with thirty-some students of various ages … Continue reading

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Teaching!

Yeah, alright not really.  More like babysitting – or the more apt “child-minding” as the British call it.  Also known as substitute “teaching”.  I got my substitute teacher’s license on April 24th (although I applied right after finishing student teaching … Continue reading

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Teaching – Owning it

Five weeks down, five to go in my student teaching assignment.  It got off to a slow and cold start – we were supposed to go back to school Tuesday, January 7th but instead school was cancelled for two days … Continue reading

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