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Posts tagged ‘classroom teachers’

We Are Not Superheroes, We Are TEACHERS!(Poem dedicated to teachers)

I tell you, Amanda Gorman, really inspired me. I haven’t written a poem in years!


We are not  Superheroes.

We cannot leap 

Tall buildings in a single bound.

But, we can leap over obstacles

placed in the way

Of us “being best”… READ MORE.

30 Years a Teacher! And Still Going Strong!

teacher_quotes-01It’s hard to believe that I have been teaching for 30 years. Actually, it’s been longer than that since a fresh-faced 20-year-old graduated from college,ready to begin a teaching career. Unfortunately, (or fortunately), 1980 was not a good year for teachers in NYC.  I couldn’t get a job in a public school for 4 years. Instead, I taught pre-K, Headstart, and kindergartner. READ MORE..

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