Trying to slow down summer

For many of my colleagues summer vacation is already over, and for the rest of us, we're hanging on to what little of our break is left...

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Snow Day Dance!

With the forecast of a whopper of a snowstorm to hit where I live here on the East Coast I can't help but wonder, have some of my teacher colleagues been engaging in the sacred art of the snow day dance? Heck, I guess we could all use a day off, so... let it snow, … Continue reading Snow Day Dance!

I’m teaching what?

Here's a comic and story from one of my own experiences from teaching. It's amazing how things can change for a educator with little warning or notice. Check out the comic and story below. It was the first day of school, summer was officially over and my career as an educator was about to kick off. … Continue reading I’m teaching what?

No Child Left Behind

Here's the latest comic to be part of the new teacher project. You can read the story below the comic. It certainly gives new perspective to "No Child Left Behind." Show your support for 180Dayz project here: http://tinyurl.com/180DayzTeacherBook "I was teaching Honors Physics to a class of mostly seniors. I thought it would be a good … Continue reading No Child Left Behind

No good nickname

Anyone in education knows that being clever is an necessity. You may not be smarter than you students in a lot of things, but through your years in teaching you will certainly develop a very sophisticated bullcrap meter that will save you from having your students pull the wool over your eyes. Check out the latest comic … Continue reading No good nickname