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Teach me, please.

July 25th, 2011

Title – Teach me, please. By – Ridgely Goldsborough As a youngster growing up overseas, I attended Kensington, the British school in Barcelona, Spain, along with a mixed breed of diplomatic offspring, foreign residents and the occasional progressive thinking local. We made …

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What a Beginning!

July 25th, 2011

Title – What a Beginning! By – Su-Lin I was three weeks into my student teaching semester and already discouraged. I didn’t think I was getting through to any of the students. They were so attached to the band director and I …

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The Card

July 25th, 2011

Title – The Card By – Anthony Landrio Near the end of the 1999-2000 school year, I was approached by the secretary. I knew by the look on her face that I was about to get a new student! Now as teachers …

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Pamela Elliott’s Incredible Story About the Extreme Impact a Teacher Can Have on an Individual’s Life

July 25th, 2011

An Inspirational Story from Pamela Elliott: This past school year I was pleased when a student I had in third grade came back to personally invite me to his wedding. He said I was the only teacher that had believed in him. …

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Welcome back…

July 25th, 2011

Title – Welcome back… By – Herningtyas N. Am I a nice teacher? Honestly, it is a difficult question to answer. Usually, in the very first meeting, I tell my students that I can be a very nice teacher or a “killer” …

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Finding an Inner Artist

July 25th, 2011

Title – Finding an Inner Artist By – Cilla Spence This spring I completed my student teaching in one of our local high schools. I taught art to students from 9th grade to 12th grade and of all different levels. Now, I …

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Unusual Motivation of Inner City Kids

July 25th, 2011

Title – Unusual Motivation of Inner City Kids By – Debbie All kids need to be motivated to learn. The motivation depends on their personal backgrounds and values. Some kids have to be tricked into learning. I took the challenge to teach …

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Best Friends

July 25th, 2011

By Ali Weinel At My Middle School There Are Two Teachers Who Are Best Friends And Are The Best Teachers! They have taught next to each other forever. They are my favorite teachers and I was heart broken when I left seventh …

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Foreign intrigue

July 25th, 2011

Title – Foreign intrigue By – In the middle of a grading period of the Mythology elective I teach, I was given a darling Asian child. She was timid, said next to nothing and when she did, one could barely hear her. …

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A Secret Santa Claus

July 25th, 2011

Title – A secret Santa Claus By – Claire Goodson My teacher’s friend teaches at a public school. There was this one boy in her class named “Scott” who had five brothers and sisters. It was getting closer to Christmas time, and …

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Jackie Carter Breeden’s Story About The Checker King

July 25th, 2011

An Inspirational Story from Jackie Carter Breeden: I am presently teaching 8th grade English at Albritton JHS on Fort Bragg in North Carolina. I started teaching in my own classroom in 1979, at Welch JHS in Welch, WV. The three years I …

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I CAN Do It!

July 25th, 2011

Title – I CAN Do It! By – Kathryn Mullen After I graduated from college in mid-year, I was lucky enough to be given the opportunity to be a second grade reading tutor at the same school where I had just finished …

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Needs Versus Wants

July 25th, 2011

Title – Needs Versus Wants By – Carla Baxter One of the extra-curricular activities I am engaged in is acting as a coordinator for the Indigenous & Torres Strait Islander background students attending this school. As they are considered a disadvantaged group, …

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Second Mom

July 25th, 2011

Title – Second Mom By – Sandra Stiles Recently I had the privilege of meeting a former student, “Jeanie,” for lunch. She had been one of my sixth grade students. She was preparing for a career as a pediatric oncologist. I was …

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– Making a difference

July 25th, 2011

Title – Making a difference By – Katrina I too am training to be a teacher. I had a boy with ADHD in my class on my school placement, and yes I had the same problem of my mentor not giving feedback …

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About to Quit

July 25th, 2011

Title – About to Quit By – LaVerne I’m a substitute in my third year. About two weeks ago my husband stated I needed to find another job if I was to continue letting this one get to me. That was totally …

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Unsure

July 25th, 2011

Title – Unsure By – Crystal Anderson My name is Crystal. I am currently doing my student teaching and everyone who has ever been there knows that this is a difficult time. Day after day I would go and teach my heart …

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Math Made Fun

July 25th, 2011

Title – Math Made Fun By – nagaRAJU There were days (fifty years ago now) when mathematics was my bête noire . I dreaded it and as such hated it. Then came a new teacher to our village class . The first …

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Teacher’s Good-bye

July 25th, 2011

Title – Teacher’s Good-bye By – Mary Ann Lana The school year is winding down. Progress reports are finished, printed, and ready to be stuffed. Portfolios are updated with writing samples, reading assessments, and attendance records. Each day I pull a few …

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Who you are speaks louder to me than anything you can say

July 25th, 2011

Title – Who you are speaks louder to me than anything you can say By – Lee Ryan Miller At the beginning of my 8:00 a.m. class one Monday at UNLV, I cheerfully asked my students how their weekend had been. One …

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