A BOY NAMED STEVIE

While my intent in these blog posts is to chronicle my journey over the next few months, this little series wouldn’t be complete without a few stories from the past.  The highlights, if you will. Over the years, I’ve had the privilege of teaching over 1000...
AND SO IT BEGINS

AND SO IT BEGINS

On Day 71, I stood before my students with a giant “71” projected on the screen behind me. (Note – I plan to project the number every day. Today was Tuesday. I dread Thursday. The projector might be conveniently “broken” on Thursday.  Do the math. If you’ve ever...
71

71

From Kindergarten on, I knew precisely what I wanted to be when I grew up: A teacher. My career preparation started early. As a young girl, I used to study the teachers more than the content, paying closer attention to how they taught than what they taught. I took...