Dear Mr. President

    Dear Mr  President and Mr  Vice President, I am a full time elementary teacher at a Title I public Montessori school in a state that has, in the last two weeks, experienced a drastic uptick in confirmed COVID-19 cases, due possibly in part to a decently sized indoor rally. I have spent a … More Dear Mr. President

Today Hits Different

Today hit different than the days before.  Why? Well, last week was spring break in my district. I planned to travel, wake up late, and leisurely drink my coffee. I needed the break! But today, today I expected to have twenty-five little stories to catch up on as they streamed into my classroom. Twenty-five hugs … More Today Hits Different

Closing a Chapter

Sitting down in an attempt to write this post feels like reading the last page of a great book. You know, the feeling when the left side of the book starts to weigh heavy in your hands as the pages struggle to stay open. You must decide to either bend the spine or hold tightly … More Closing a Chapter