May 3, 2016
Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!
An alum of mine posted a picture of drinks on my Facebook wall for Teacher Appreciation Week. She told me I was awesome and said she'd buy me "tea," but she suspected she'd put something else in the tea. I wonder if she thought I needed it. The absolute best part wasn't the appreciation--it was that this student was a school hater in her day. She's now working on her second degree raising a family. That's what teachers do when we make relationships and let kids follow passions. It's often impossible to realize the impact of that in real time. That's why…Read More