Adventures in Teaching
Hello again, reader. As I noted in my last entry, the passage of time feels inexplicably accelerated in the Spring semester, so the mere w..
The K-8 Life
My junior year of high school I had AP French first thing in the morning followed by what some of us called the Johnson Double Whammy:..
Leave the room better than you found it
In the final few days of my high school student teaching placement my classes were working on self-directed projects and I got a lot o..
And So I Started Drinking Coffee
By time this post goes live I will be into my fourth week of Student Teaching. I am the most tired I have ever been (ever), but I am a..
Art Ed Ladies at NYCH Gallery
Student teaching starts next week (1/20/15), and I suppose the biggest adjustment is going to be not see..
Deadlines and D&D
Motivational poster made my my sister Grace when she was in the 7th grade.
I’ve just gotten home from Cohort 22’s last night of Classr..
A month into the semester is a month closer to student teaching, and after some time management Tetris, I’ll get my schedule under con..
Art Educator: From Beginner to Novice
Wow, April is INSANE for me…but in a good way. I can envision the finish line as to what has been a whirlwind of a semester. I am in..
Easy as Pie
For an educator it is the greatest reward to see your students interested in a lesson, engaged thoughtfully in their work, and demonst..
Elementary School Blur
Wowza, where is the time going? I am right now starting my last week at my elementary school at Alcott College Prep in Lincoln Park. M..