I knew I’d fall off the wagon, I just hoped it would take longer. I’ve already missed a week of… Read more 2021 – Chapter Five: “The Nod”, Being Black Enough, and Black History Month
It’s a strange job, being a teacher. It turns out, teaching is perhaps the easiest and least taxing part of… Read more 2021, Chapter Four: Jack of all Trades, Trying to Master One – Teaching
On Thursday I drove home from school in silence, with only the hum of the road giving me the soundtrack… Read more 2021, Chapter Three – Science Myths, Menstrual Masks, and Mea Culpa
I am in my tenth year as a teacher and this has been, without a doubt, the hardest year I’ve… Read more As the Teachers Fall, So Will We All
The Girl with the Paper Rose* There’s a mountain of anger in that small frame. Passion, fear, hate for the… Read more The Girl With the Paper Rose, or Why I Still Teach… For Now.