Category Archives: Education

On being a teacher

I don’t get asked often why I became a teacher. I knew very early on that being an educator was what I wanted to do. I remember being under ten years old and playing with my friends in my mother’s … Continue reading

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Busy day, Bruce Feiler, and Storytelling

It was a long day, totally of my own doing, as we had three kids, one with a fever, one who was most interested that her cousin was coming over, and one who had to go to preschool, necessitating carpooling. … Continue reading

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The French Quiz

Cleaning and reorganizing is on the docket. It is an omnipresent task and yet I have pretty much not done much of it for a while, which is unlike me. It must be that I had other things on my … Continue reading

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Random thoughts on a really cold Sunday

I have some random Sunday thoughts here for the reader’s perusal. Yesterday, we saw ‘The Post.’ It did not disappoint. The performances of Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks were amazing. The story was just as I remembered; only even more … Continue reading

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End of Semester and fire alarms

The fall semester is rapidly coming to a close. Speaking Exams are this week and the second exam of the semester is next week. Oakton started out with a bang today as I set up in the balcony area over … Continue reading

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