It's amazing, but her 6 month maternity leave ended today. To make her feel better, I had flowers delivered and later, I personally took her Starbucks. 🙂
Thanksgiving & Giving Thanks day 4 - Amanda Carpenter-Sutton is an awesome woman who's heart is as full of love as it is strength and passion. I was in middle school when she and my brother Ian Sutton began dating, and I was in the 8th grade when they gave birth to my nephew Zach. … Continue reading Thanksgiving & Giving Thanks day 4
Jeremy Burton is my oldest friend and someone I'm super thankful to have in my life. Through the very worst tribulations I've endured, he stood next to me, strong as a rock, lending me strength and support. Jeremy calls things the way he sees it, is willing to put me in my place if I'm … Continue reading Thanksgiving & Giving Thanks day 3
Thanksgiving & Giving Thanks day 2 - Dan Kerr is a remarkable and beautiful human being. His positivity and heartfelt leadership has inspired me since the day I met him in 2011. In part because of him, I strive not just for excellence in my job as a teacher, but to be a holistic educator … Continue reading Thanksgiving & Giving Thanks pt. 2
Thanksgiving Giving Thanks - I am so thankful to work with Mr. Jonny Alexander. He is one of the most creative and most driven teachers I have ever worked with. More often than not, he works right through lunch as his dedication to his students is greater than his need to eat. After school, his … Continue reading Thanksgiving & Giving Thanks pt.1
Back in September, I posted a picture of myself and a small gift that one of my coworkers gave me in response to my Happy Wednesday Treats. If you missed it, every Wednesday, I deliver a small snack (Soda, Kinder Joy eggs, crackers, etc.) to each of the 7 teachers on my floor. It's just … Continue reading Giving and Receiving, pt 2
My school has been selling Halloween Candy Grams for a week or so, but they just raised the prices to about $3. Today, a student came by and said he was unhappy with the price, so He bought his own supplies and made this one for me! 🙂 🙂 🙂 I love these kids.
Every Wednesday since the school year started, I've been giving small snacks to each of the teachers on my floor. The first week I gave simple lolly pops, last week I gave everyone a Snickers candy bar and this week I gave away little bags of potato chips. Why Wednesday, for most teachers at SCIS, it's … Continue reading Giving and receiving. 🙂