Getting ready for “Midwinter Break which remarkably is from Dec 24-Jan 1, its as if some major religion has a major holiday right about then. Grading papers, listening to music. The cello is such a beautiful instrument, and “Gypsy Airs” is an amazing piece. Advertisements
So do you like your hamburger ground beef full-fat or lean?
Flowers in Croc Pots Nailed to a Wall
Working in the Resource Lab on Friday before the big vacation, and there are 7 students at various levels of English working on their homework for the on-line writing assignments. I love signing off for people who keep working until their work is perfect. Kudos, folks!
Weirdest Adventure Ever Happy Friday. Short school day! President’s Week Vacation coming up! On the way to work, at the turnstile of the train station, there is a young boy standing along. Is he eight? Maybe 10? He asked me to help him through the turnstile, and I figured that here is a kid late… Read More Tutor and the Right Place, Right Time
Tutors anticipate and dread the first day of school almost as much as students… Here, have some Harry Potter. Don’t sneer! It’s historical! We know that Dumbledore was a World War II hero, right? So Hogwarts was already old by then. So Hogwarts had a lot of well-established traditions. Some school traditions are great.… Read More Welcome Back to School…
I bet students think they’re the only ones who think this way. NOPE Teachers – and Tutors – feel the same! It’s not even Monday: I start work on Sunday. BUT IT’S NOT ALL BAD: I MISSED YOU, STUDENTS!