Well guys, I'm over the hill in my 20s. 30 will be here before I know it 🥴. But I'm excited to see what the future holds. 25 was a trying year for me. I found myself in a weird space mentally and emotionally. I felt like I wasn't doing enough with my life and … Continue reading These 20 somethings
Whew. . . . This might be a long post. . . I know I'm not alone when I say job searching can be mentally and emotionally draining. No one likes rejection and when you're constantly receiving "thank you for your interest. . .the position has been filled" you begin to doubt yourself. Or at … Continue reading Staying Positive in the Job Search
Well, summer vacation is over and the new school year has begun! As you prep your classrooms, attend the professional developments that we all love, and make the final tweaks to your first lesson, my fellow educators, do not forget about YOU! Please keep your mental, physical, and emotional health in mind. We cannot help … Continue reading Back To School! Teachers, are you ready?!
Two words: social media. It can be a great platform to promote yourself, exchange ideas, meet new people, learn about the world, and all that good stuff. However, if one is not careful, you can find yourself sharing too much. There are people who are open books, but I strongly believe there are some things … Continue reading . . .It ain’t for everybody
Acceptance. That is the best way that I can describe 2016. I asked God to remove all persons from my life that did not mean me well. I told the Lord that I did not want to be surrounded by jealousy, negativity, or anyone that would prevent me from growing. I believe you should never ask … Continue reading 2016: A Year of Acceptance
--> This week was a true test of my patience. A few days ago I posted a Facebook status that said, "having students whose parents are teachers is a gift from downstairs. And that's all I'm going to say." I swear some teachers are the WORST parents to have. As a fellow educator, I would think … Continue reading first year teaching: recap of week 9