It’s July! Yea! We just celebrated 4th of July and are planning a mini vacation close to home. Summer is a great time to jump ahead on assignments. This month I would like to remind you how to manage time with classes, as well as other things that need to be done for your program. Remembering the Practicum Plan and the Research Action Plan during off months is key to success. Each week I have set aside a few hours to work on these two things. It does not always work but has seemed to be helpful as I work toward the home stretch of the program.
I am an early riser, while my husband works swing shifts and his schedule is not as clear cut. This summer I have tried to get up a little early and spend some morning time working through some need-to-do items. I am not perfect at this but it has helped with getting some of the things done. AND it is quiet here and I can focus on what needs to be done. Believe me, I would much rather be lying in bed and relaxing, but this is a time that is necessary and important to me so I must continue to focus on the goal! So when you have an off week or even summer away from school, make a plan to use some extra time to knock some of this work out of the park! HAPPY SUMMER!
WHAT A MONTH!
September 28, 2017
The start of school is always overwhelming. As a teacher, mom and a student, I find myself rushing through the day to get everything done. I often talk about how to manage time and use time wisely, but this month did not go so well.
It’s Time for New School Supplies
August 4, 2017
It’s one of my favorite times of year! SCHOOL SUPPLY! I am a school supply JUNKIE! I love looking at all of the new pens, notebooks, and binders. I usually go overboard with all of the sales on pens, paper, and spirals.
July 6, 2017
It’s July! Yea! We just celebrated 4th of July and are planning a mini vacation close to home. Summer is a great time to jump ahead on assignments. This month I would like to remind you how to manage time with classes, as well as other things that need to be done for your program.
June 1, 2017
JUNE! I cannot believe it is already here! Summer months are beautiful to me! We live on two acres with a pool, near the lake. We spend a ton of time outdoors.
Swing For The Fences
May 17, 2017
BASEBALL! My son has been playing since he was three years old! Baseball is his passion! He usually only thinks when he is on the field! Baseball is a game of FAILURE.
April 6, 2017
It’s that time of year where many people across our campus and district are already thinking about next year. With neighboring districts adding schools due to increased enrollment, there are many different job openings popping up.
I Love Teaching and Education
March 3, 2017
I sat through a meeting recently about coaching and leadership.
March 3, 2017
I have thought about furthering my education for quite some time.
January 31, 2017
I cannot believe that it is the last day of January.
It’s the “Off Season”
December 19, 2016, 2016
Baseball players tend to have an off season between June and early spring.
Seventh Inning Stretch
December 6, 2016, 2016
This is my week off in between classes. What I have come to call my "Seventh Inning Stretch."
Super Hero Day
October 31, 2016
Today is Super Hero Day at our small elementary school.
Baseball... How It Got Me To My Master's!
September 30, 2016
YES! Baseball!! It has been a part of our family's life for the last 17 years…
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