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What did you say?

Quotes are great things. Other people are really quite good at saying things I think, but can’t verbalize. Opening lines from books are some of the best quotes. They have to pull you in, they have to be clever, they have to say something. My favorite opening line is from Kurt Vonnegut’s “Cat’s Cradle.” A … Continue reading

First grade

What was the best part of teaching first grade today? These presents and a big hug from some students.

Back to school

I’ve finished two weeks of substitute teaching and the one thing I can be sure of is that every day is an adventure. Even though you might think you what you signed up for, there is a pretty high chance that you’ll be wrong. So far, I’ve subbed for high school P.E., speech, pre-ap physics, … Continue reading