I thought the display was rather sad…belying the fake happy-dance teachers perform when they know September is coming.
I have just never been into all the fluff required for back-to-school proceedings.
If you want to be a good teacher, then know that the work is hard, grueling, tiring, stressful…but who am I to take away anyone’s positive affirmations?
“I can’t wait for the school year to start!!!!:mrgreen:😁😁:mrgreen:😁:D😄😅😆
Just let’s be realistic and honest about it — how hard it is to really TEACH — and maybe the public will take us seriously.
I digress. So I picked up this book at the library, sure to get me fired:
My teaching style includes respect for works-in-progress, self-evaluation, reflection….which does ultimately lead to “data” but not what big brother wants.
Hoping for the day we stop racing to the top and start INSPIRING learning.