Privilege

The greatest privilege of teaching is seeing the fruits of my labor. As I sit down to write this post, I have plans to attend a birthday dinner for a former student. A year later, she and her mum have still wanted to keep in touch. This student has such a kind, gentle, joyful soul….

Joy

This post will be short because I have to run up to morning duty with the kiddos. I just need to proclaim to the world (or the few people who read my blog) how much joy teaching brings to my life. Last night, the soccer team I coach had a game at 5:15. Rather than…

Sweet Relief

I can’t believe that we’re already in week three of this new school year. It’s been a fabulous start of beautiful weather, lovely students, and finally a sense of security! When soccer preseason unfolded and I confidently strode up to the field, it hit me that I’M NOT A NEW TEACHER ANYMORE! I finally have…