Listen to Some Real Music Tonight!

real music

Nothing makes me feel old quite like out-of-date references I make while teaching and the blank, blinking eyes and silence which meet me in return. I used to be cool.

Anyway, I hope you have a happy new year tonight. Be safe. 🙂

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It’s Good To Be On Vacation!

week before vacation

This is what we were dealing with last week…now, everyone is happy to be on vacation. Except maybe parents who aren’t used to being around their children all day. 🙂

Do You Like This Person?

person no one likes

Couldn’t stand them in high school…still can’t. At least have the decency to pretend that you did the work.

Correcting Other Peple’s Grammar

correcting grammar

I’m sorry…I just can’t help it. It’s a natural instinct. I can’t stop correcting other people’s grammar. I do it out loud. I do it to their faces. If someone gets irritated with me, I can stop doing it verbally, but it still resonates in my brain. Is this some kind of disorder? Maybe I will Google it and see.

 

Help Grading Papers

daughter graded papers

Do you ever enlist family members to help you grade papers? If you have any work to catch up on over Christmas break, you might consider it. We would like to wish all of our friends a very merry Christmas, and a happy, healthy new year full of smiles and laughter.

Were You Talking to Me?

lecture lcture lecture 

Have you ever spent time reaching out to a student to show you care, and told him all about your life in hopes of teaching him some lesson through your mistakes that might help him in his own life, only to have him take out his earbuds indicating that he had not heard a word you said? Me, either. Boy, that would be embarrassing…