Under Construction: Finding Your Teacher Voice

When I first began my teaching career, everyone that I encountered was fully willing to give their advice on teaching.  There’s the classic: “don’t smile until Christmas.”  Or the less common: “develop a persona and stick to it.”  Regardless of the adage they have the same thing in common— they all suggest for you to … More Under Construction: Finding Your Teacher Voice

Change-Makers: Keep Your Eye on the Prize, Hold On

How many of us set out to be teachers in order to change people’s lives, the educational system, or even the world only to be thrust into a system in which we feel like we’re drowning?  As teachers we go through a long process in learning our craft.  The process continues throughout our teaching career. … More Change-Makers: Keep Your Eye on the Prize, Hold On