As I have mentioned before, I teach in a small, rural district where there are more free and reduced lunch kids than not. We have a skeleton teaching staff, minimal para-pros, and there are no custodians in the building between 2 and 4pm, so if a kid throws up between those hours, we are pretty much on our own. These school characteristics are a direct result of the current economic status - causing added stress to area community members and the school budget.
HOWEVER, I have…Continue
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Our final session in March was a bit of a disappointment for me. I was very excited to get my new equipment to use, but I was disappointed that the conference was ending for the year. This has been a very valuable use of time for me. I have learned so much and I have been so motivated by the many wonderful teachers at the conference.…Continue