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because life has ups and downs…

Follow My Classroom Blog

Hey there! As a Communication Arts teacher for middle school kids, I wanted to find a way to get their writings out there. I wanted their pieces to be relevant … Continue reading

September 2, 2019 · Leave a comment

First Week of School

Classes started for the kiddos in my school district this week. You know what that means, right? It means that students packed their bags with new school supplies. It means … Continue reading

August 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

I Hope I’m THAT Teacher

When the new school year starts in a couple of weeks, it will be my 30th year in the classroom. THIRTY YEARS! That equals thousands of souls that I have … Continue reading

July 31, 2019 · Leave a comment

It’s Teacher Appreciation Day!

I’ve been a teacher for 28 years. My husband and I have five kids between us. Four of them have graduated high school. Our youngest will finish middle school this … Continue reading

May 8, 2018 · 2 Comments

It’s the First Day of School!!

It’s the first day of school! If you count today, I have had 43 first days of school. I was the student for some of those, but I’ve been the … Continue reading

August 20, 2015 · Leave a comment