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This category contains posts about the power and value of positivity. It is surprising sometimes just how much impact a positive person can have on their environment.

And sometimes your lesson swears at your students

A few warnings on this post: It contains swearing. The really bad kind. Also, I totally didn’t follow my own advice. If you’re ok with foul language and hypocrisy, by all means read on! The other day something terrible happened. Wait,

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There is always hope

A few days ago a friend/colleague of mine posted an article to Facebook called “A Warning to Young People: Don’t Become a Teacher.” Well, can’t NOT click that one! Upon reading it, it became clear to me that the author

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Our students are growing up in a much different world than we did

I honestly can’t wrap my mind around this new fad of posting every picture you take to Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. Honestly, it seems a little too generous with details of your life, you know? I mean, at least prescreen

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Don’t judge a book by its cover

Please excuse the clichĂ© idiom as a post title. Don’t judge me based on that. (See what I did there.) Sometimes as a teacher (ok, all the time) it is easy to come to a snap judgement about a student

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