Are you a bad teacher?

Donnie Dicus Uncategorized

Well, are you? A new movie coming out on June 24th asks that very question. www.areyouabadteacher.com I am so glad that spring break has come which has allowed me take time from grading papers, making lesson plans, and working on

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You’ve Been Served

Mike Lee Education, Elementary

I've been serving my teachers quite a bit, lately.  For the past few weeks I've had to publish several versions of potential and varied staffing assignments and share a whole host of ominous news about the looming funding crisis for

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7 Points

Molly Reed Uncategorized

Apparently that's all I'm worth. 7 points. The RIF (Reduction in Force) process has already begun, and many found out early last week if they would be RIF'd. This process is different for every district, and the process can change

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Where’s our Norma Rae?

Donnie Dicus Uncategorized

"We’re not going to get better teaching by punishing our teachers." Thank you, Rep. Brain Cronin (D-Boise)! You have just become my personal hero! In these dark times as legislatures are stripping rights away, (And I mean you Wisconsin) we

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Nice and Safe

Daniela A. Robles Uncategorized

  It’s Wednesday evening and it feels like it should be Saturday morning. As I sit on my couch I let out a deep sigh. I turn on the television. I am greeted with “Breaking News.” Ahh, the scene is

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Details

Daniela A. Robles Uncategorized

The current state of affairs leaves most of us in a haze of hopelessness. The fact that I felt the blossoms of inspiration in the midst of this haze is quite a remarkable feat. Last week at the Arizona K-12

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Really?

Jen Robinson Uncategorized

The past few months have been blurry. It is hard to believe that it is already March only a few weeks away from spring break. Last night when I got home I asked my husband, who is also a teacher

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