As a public educator, I aim to share my story with those interested about what really happens inside today's classroom. I hope my stories inspire, educate, and entertain you, as the calling of teaching is never neat or predictable. Please note that my blog content does not necessarily reflect the viewpoints or beliefs of my school district or colleagues.
Super Teacher's Job is Never Done!
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Teaching is the profession that teaches all the other professions. ~ Author Unknown
My goal is to reveal one teacher's humble journey of self-reflection, critical analysis, and endless questioning about my craft of teaching and learning alongside my middle school students.
"The dream begins with a teacher who believes in you, who tugs and pushes and leads you to the next plateau, sometimes poking you with a sharp stick called 'truth'." ~ Dan Rather
Tuesday, May 17, 2011
Premier of American Teacher
For those of you in the DC area, definitely check out this film next week!
Please see below for an invitation to the premiere of the film "American Teacher," produced by a fellow Harvard Graduate School of Education alumna Nive Calegari, Ed.M.'95.
Please join US Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan and The Teacher Salary Project team to celebrate the East Coast premiere of:
Tuesday, May 24th
6 PM: Reception, with wine and appetizers 7 PM: Opening remarks by the Secretary of Education,
Followed by the screening of American Teacher 8:30 PM: Q&A with filmmakers and film stars
Jack Morton Auditorium 805, 21st Street, NW Washington, DC 20052
HOST COMMITTEE: Virginia Apple, Terry Babcock-Lumish, Erik Benner, N?nive Calegari, Maria Crosby Pollard, Ann Friedman, Paul Kihn, Sabrina Laine, Gwen Lohse & James Assey, Olivia Morgan, Rebecca Morrison, Lena Morreale Scott, Andy & Deborah Rappaport, Rebecca Rappaport, Vanessa Roth, Denielle Sachs, Andrew Smiles, and Robert & Camille Stonehill Special thanks to our community partners: SNR Denton and 826DC Questions? Write us firstname.lastname@example.org