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When I was in graduate school, during my first couple years of teaching, a professors said, "An organized teacher is a good teacher." For some reason, this statement really stuck with me. Now, nearly fifteen years later, I can truly appreciate her meaning. To be...
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It's back to work for most teachers. I hope you all enjoyed your winter break. I know mine was lovely, as I was able to visit the beach and visit with family. "Rest when you're weary. Refresh and renew yourself, your body, your mind, your spirit. Then get back...read more
Happy New Year! It is a great time to reflect on our past year, as well as set new goals. This winter break, I was able to spend time relaxing at the beach (my favorite), and am now in the process of simplifying and decluttering--another thing I actually enjoy doing....read more