striving for a better class of students

A lot is made of class size in our public schools. In my county, class sizes were actually reduced after the school year had started, resulting in an unsettling re-distribution of students who had just become comfortable in their classes, now without their friends and teachers with whom that had just become familiar. But aren’tContinue reading “striving for a better class of students”

when the student is ready…

So goes the quote… when the student is ready, the teacher will appear. But how many of us can admit that we are all indeed students? That we learn from those who instruct, but also from those who antagonize us, love us, challenge us, and cope with us. Every moment is a moment to learn.Continue reading “when the student is ready…”