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Blogs I Follow
- Real Surfers
- Childhood Memories of growing up in the 1950s and 1960s.
- The Brick House
- Enchanted Seashells by Princess Rosebud
- Sean of the South
- Writing By Laura
- Kaggsy's Bookish Ramblings
- Writing and Illustrating
- The Bipolar Writer Mental Health Blog
- What's Nonfiction?
- Grab the Lapels
- Fatima Fakier
- Roth Poetry
- Smorgasbord Blog Magazine
- Extraordinary Sunshine Weaver
- Dreams And Escapes
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Tag Archives: teaching
Do You Miss Teaching?
Who hasn’t missed something in the past year? While I am not as isolated as some, my life has been turned upside down and like everyone else I miss the way it used to be. And suddenly I have been … Continue reading
Posted in My Life Tagged boomer blog, classroom, memories, school, students, teaching 8 Comments
Losing a Friend
I walked to my front window after hearing the news. As I looked out at the beautiful sunset, I thought of Nancy. The sky was on fire with yellow-gold, orange, pink, and purple streaks topped with layers … Continue reading
Posted in My Life Tagged Blogger, death, friendship, loss, teaching 7 Comments
It was not a remarkable building. It was like other school buildings that were built in the 30’s and 40’s; lots of red bricks and tall windows, dimly lit wide hallways, institutional colors of paint on the walls, tile floors. … Continue reading
Posted in My Life Tagged back to school, boomer blog, childhood, community, Hardin Central, Old School, teaching 9 Comments
It’s difficult to find exact statistics but one article I read says 46 states no longer require the teaching of cursive writing. Keyboarding, online banking, echecks, debit cards, and electronic signatures have rendered it … obsolete. There are as … Continue reading
Posted in My Life Tagged curriculum, cursive writing, electronic signatures, keyboarding, learning, personal, students, teaching, unique style 7 Comments