Teacher Tuesday: A Glossary of Teacher Lingo


Life

Hi Friends:) Sometimes I land at a brunch table with a friend who is a teacher and a couple of friends who are not. It’s always an odd situation, because my teacher friends and I launch off chatting about our “Kids” (Note: we don’t yet have children, we’re referring to our students.) and using words […]

September 26, 2017

Triumphant Return! And…a TIBIA UPDATE!


Life, Running

Hello Friends:) I am SO SO excited to be back from my 3-week jaunt to the West Coast for camp! As I’ve discussed before, I absolutely love the camp experience, and I’ve spent the last 4 years working at a 2-week summer program for kids with social/cognitive challenges in Cupertino, California. The social/cog and Autism […]

August 4, 2017

Teacher Tuesday: Why CAMP Is Important!


Life

Hi Friends:) So, I am about to set off for my 11th summer of camp! I spent four summers as a day camper when I was a kid, and I’ve worked on and off as a camp counselor, art instructor, and now a camp director ever since! I have worked at three different camps, all […]

July 11, 2017

Teacher Tuesday: First Edition


Life, Writing

Hi Friends:) Those of you who know me know that besides reading, writing, and running, I am also VERY passionate about my career. I’m about to finish my sixth year as a special education teacher, and although there are tough days, and I sometimes have to work long hours, it is all so, so worth […]

June 13, 2017