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Aug 26 2010

Every year I forget…

*How tired I am at the end of the day. *How much my feet hurt the first few days back to school. I am currently sporting 2 blisters and a possible nascent blister. *How weird it is to have new kids sitting in front of me. Whether I liked last year’s classes or didn’t it…

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“Before the bell rings, remain in your seats. Please don’t gather around my door like pigs at a trough.” “Have your parents sign this technology release form. If they’re concerned that I’m going to –I don’t know — sell you on e-bay or something, please have them call me.” “Don’t press your face against the…

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Teacher work days start tomorrow with convocation and a  “best practices” conference. We have been requested to “dress tropical” for a “learning luau.” It’s going to be a long year.

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Aug 03 2010

Spot the TFA!

ENC Orientation was over, I believe, this weekend and, with teacher workdays starting for most schools in about two weeks, the new CMs (and returning second years) are flooding into town. This means, my friends, the beginning of yet another year long round of the game my husband and I like to call “Spot the…

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