Virginia Dare’s Birthday! The 1st American of European background was born in 1587! Marble sculpture of Virginia Dare formerly in St Bride’s Church, Fleet Street, London
Brett and Kate McKay | November 30, 2015 Manly Skills, Tactical Skills It’s a sad fact of life in the 21st century that active shootings have become a regular occurrence in the United States. In other parts of the world, terrorist groups are using active … Continue reading “What to Do in an Active Shooter Situation”
DO NOT even get me started about Consultants and their Snake Oil ideas about teaching ! As usually they are friends of somebody in the District and the Taxpayers usually get raped by them.
Remember that this is just a Job! Too many folks think that its some Holy Crusade. It isn’t! Make sure that your finances and your home life are squared away. Too many Teachers do not have a safety net like this and suffer for it! DO NOT BE A STUDENTS FRIEND! The road to hell … Continue reading “A couple of things that helped me a lot in the Classroom-New Teacher Advice from a Burned out Veteran”
It is just a good thing that somebody’s Guardian Angel was wide awake there!
Yep Teenage Boys! All they can think about is Sex and how they do not have any. Just remember that it is not their fault as they are suffering though a massive chemical overhaul at this stage of life. Mom Nature can be mighty cruel at times!
Yep and you will also have Teacher Dreams even after retiring like I did. Like the one when I am looking for my classroom and cannot find it. Grumpy
Jeremy Anderberg | September 3, 2015 Manly Skills You’ve arrived at the campsite with your friends and some cold beer in the cooler, only to realize you left the bottle opener at home. Lucky for you, that’s no problem — you’re a master of improvisation.
This is another meme that has a grain of truth in it. But just remember this. Your Students have an incredibly acute sense of smell for Bullshit too. They can smell it from a mile away. When asked why I had become a Teacher. I just told my students that it was the only job … Continue reading “New Teacher Advice from a Burned out Veteran”
As a Teacher you will see some mighty strange behavior as you try and civilise your latest batch of Thugs / Barbarians. Just try and keep your sense of humor going and not drink too much during the Christmas / Winter Break. By the way most Civilians will not believe your war stories. Just saying. … Continue reading “New Teacher Advice from a Burned out Veteran”