Being a Teacher

Since maybe the beginning of humanity, teachers have certainly had their hands full and have been held to ever-increasing standards. The past couple of years have been especially rough for us. Teaching on Zoom was no fun. School shootings are a frightening reality no one ever wants to face, and my heart breaks again and … Continue reading Being a Teacher

Rainy Day

This is the view outside my classroom right now. It's a rainy morning, the leaves are stunning, and the sky is a soft, misty, gray. Autumn speaks to my soul. Is not this a true autumn day? Just the still melancholy that I loveβ€”that makes life and nature harmonize. -George Eliot (Mary Ann Evans) The … Continue reading Rainy Day