Tag Archives: Junior High

When it gets tough

What do you do when you just want to pull your hair out, when your students are just not responding no matter what you do? I am all too aware that these are great chances for self-evaluation. There are just … Continue reading

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Typhoon

Yesterday a powerful typhoon hit Japan and brought rainstorms of scale I had never experienced. I was at school with my second graders, we were constantly interrupted by ‘wows’ and gasps as we watched the rain threatening to flood the … Continue reading

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