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Aug 16 2011

NOTalgia

Oh, honey.  Ohhhh, honayyy. Reading posts by first-year teachers is even harder than I thought it would be. I’m feeling a little sick to my stomach just from following the few who have started already–not because of anything in particular, but because of how their words back that suspended-reality, too-anxious-to-feel-anything reality of a year ago.…

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It’s 364 days after my very first day as a real live professional, and I spent today in much the same way that I spent August 16th, 2010. Our principal started the day by making a harrowing speech about how we’re the worst of the worst. It was quite graphic. “There are five stages to…

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