Reflections from a new substitute teacher

The idea of me standing up in front of a Chemistry class, leading students through how to conduct an experiment, would have been laughable to my high school Chemistry teacher. As a student, I spent the majority of Chemistry class wondering what was going on and giggling with my girlfriends in the back row. Yet, as a newly minted substitute …

Sherburne-Earlville Central School – “Something to brag about…..”

  I wish you could have been part of the incredible experience that I had yesterday… First, a little background: I taught at Sherburne-Earlville for 10 years, but that was 17 years ago, so to park in the parking lot and walk in with the faculty was certainly a nostalgic beginning to the day. Josh Lewis and I were visiting …

We Do a Good Job down Here

Pat yourself on the back and congratulate yourself because you are doing a great job in the classroom and/or gymnasium! And you are doing it despite budget constraints, staying on top of ever-changing state and national standards, the pressure of unannounced and announced observations, the demand to differentiate your instruction to meet the needs all students, and the myriad other …

Finding A Fit For Every Student – The Waterville Times

  The Waterville Times – http://www.watervilleny.com/ First Class Family Newspaper Serving Augusta, Brookfield, Clinton, Deansboro, Kirkland, Knoxboro, North Brookfield, Madison, Oriskany Falls, Paris Hill, Sauquoit, Waterville and West Edmeston Title: Finding A Fit For Every Student By: Pat Louise Published: Aug. 12, 2015 Fit Kids Fit Future, a locally created program piloted in Waterville Central School, invited the one person everyone knows who has also made …