After weeks of introspection (and way too many iPhone screenshots of Google-searched definitions), I have decided upon my individual 2017 One Word: GRIT. Read more about the #OneWord365 movement and how to find your One Word (and how you can use it with students!) right here.
If you could sum up who you want to be or how you want to live in ONE WORD for the next year, what would that one word be? That’s the challenge put forth by One Word 365. #OneWord365 dumps the ineffective act of traditional resolutions then asks us to find a single word to shape […]
CONFESSION: My first day teaching was nearly my first day teaching ever. My only prior experience was substituting at a variety of schools, levels, and classes for one semester and a four-week stint as clerical support for summer school running queries and assisting with grade books. So, when I walked into pre-planning that late July, I was expertly […]