I always assumed that by my twentieth year of teaching, I would have figured everything out. How to deal with boring content. How to silence the student who can’t stop themselves. How to deal with the bobos*. I feel that I have met my match this year. We have gone 1 to 1, which is […]Read more "There are days where I don’t know what to do"
Ever since Common Core was rolled out earlier this decade, I have heard students, parents, and teachers complain about it. Most of the time, these people don’t really know what they are complaining about. My favorite question to ask is, “have you actually read the standards,” which is met with faces that look both confused […]Read more "The Wisdom of Children"