Meanderings of a Nomadic Teacher: Iceland (Day One)

During the flight on the way to Iceland, I read an incredible book that contained people’s life stories in six words. The original concept stemmed from Ernest Hemingway, one of my favorite authors of all time. The story goes that a man met Hemingway in a bar and was praising him for his craft in…

A Lesson on: Humor

Laughter is the best medicine. These past few weeks have been exceptionally rough for me as a new teacher. Quarter two wrapped up, and with that comes whiny kids who are frustrated about their grades, upset parents who have not checked their child’s grades, last minute grading, commenting on report cards, etc. etc. Even typing…