Monthly Archives: August 2013

Inadvertently Shortchanging Students: Angelica’s Story

Holding students to high expectations is not just for teachers. A Disrupted Morning Ritual As I counted off students in my fourth period AP Calculus AB class early this morning, I came up one person short.  My immediate thought, before … Continue reading

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Careening Towards My Curriculum Maps

With the new school year rapidly approaching, and teachers reporting back in two days, a near frenzied state stole over me.  Anxiety rose to its highs and lows over the summer for sure, primarily with the uncertainty of our district’s … Continue reading

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