What Every Teacher Needs to Know about Long Term Care

What Every Teacher Needs to Know about Long Term Care

As educators, we are used to being the “go-to” people. Throughout our careers, we spent countless hours imparting our knowledge to our students. As my youngest son used to say when I told him I didn’t know the answer to something, “That’s impossible! You are a...
Teacher Teaching Teachers!

Teacher Teaching Teachers!

I dislike the saying attributed to Shaw: “He who can does, he who cannot, teaches.” Really? Try handling what I lovingly would refer to as “the bell from hell”: 25 squirrely 16-year-olds during the last class of the day. The fidgeting, due to copious amounts of...
Fellow Teachers, Don’t Hit the Panic Button Yet

Fellow Teachers, Don’t Hit the Panic Button Yet

Fellow Teachers, before you panic take the time to read this! My mom, 83 years young, is sitting in our living room having her daily coffee break with my husband and me. My husband is a self-declared news junkie, and it has been on all day non-stop. I tune out most of...