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Jul 03 2010

Back in OK to Stay (…at least for now)

I’ve been home in Tulsa, OK for three weeks now, and here’s what’s gone down: Week 1: Wedding festivities for my bestfriend, which meant HUGE reunion of good friends; girl time, lake time, and lots of dancing! (I love you McKenna! God bless you and Paden in your new marriage!) I also spent a lot…

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Jun 04 2010

Coming to a Close

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May 03 2010

Next Steps

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Apr 17 2010

Duke Ellington High School

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Apr 17 2010

Spring 2010 Has Arrived!

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Feb 27 2010

I can taste it! Spring & other good thangs…

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Feb 12 2010

Thoughts After the Snow

So, I missed an ENTIRE week of school, due to the MAJOR Blizzard the entire Northeast coast received- reeking havoc on DC, Virginia, Maryland, the Carolinas, Pennsylvania, New York, and so on. Most workers from the Federal Government were off as well! DC was called a “ghost town” on a CNN News Broadcast this week,…

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Feb 05 2010

Snowpocalypse Part Deuce in DC

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Jan 08 2010

Beginning of the end…

I just finished my first week of teaching in the new year of 2010, and although I’m not quite back in the routine yet… I’m feeling the urgency to get it together as I approach the end of my second year in Teach for America. As I sit at the beginning of what will be…

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Dec 24 2009

HOME!

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Dec 19 2009

I’ll be home (eventually) for Christmas…

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Dec 13 2009

It’s that time of year…

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Nov 25 2009

Thanksgiving Break 2009

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Nov 20 2009

Surprising teachers!

One of the highlights from week 13 of my second year teaching, was surprising a 2nd grade teacher with a “Gratitude Wreath” that her students made in my class! I had her kids each draw a leaf on a piece of paper, write a thank you note on it, and then assemble all the leaves…

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Nov 04 2009

Gratitude

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Oct 24 2009

Art Mentor Please!

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Oct 11 2009

Long Overdue!

Ok wow. Lots to say!! I have had 8 weeks of my second year of teaching, and it is (as stated earlier…) MUCH BETTER! There are many reasons for this: 1. I’m a second-year teacher. Nuf’ said. 2. We got a new FABULOUS Principal, who I spoke of in a previous post. I’m still a…

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Oct 07 2009

Update coming soon!!

I’m writing just to promise that an update will be coming SOON! I am into week 7 of the second year, and am almost to the end of the 1st Quarter (10 weeks)! WOW! There’s a lot to talk about, so I’m promising you (and holding myself accountable) that I will write a long blog…

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Aug 24 2009

First Day of School- Year Two

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Aug 14 2009

Back in DC for YEAR TWO!

I got into DC yesterday. Humidity hit me right off the plane – yay! haha. I must say, it is absolutely worse than Oklahoma’s humidity. Good news though, this is my second year teaching here, so I’ve got a much smaller list of “unknowns” ahead of me! Feeling really good about our new principal –…

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Jul 29 2009

Follow-Up to “Fired Up” and so on…

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Jul 15 2009

Planning…

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Jul 08 2009

FIRED UP!

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Jun 25 2009

Home Sweet Home

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Jun 18 2009

The Last of the First

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