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A two year fiesta. A scary, awesome, rewarding, scary fiesta.
So I’m teaching, in Houston. WOO! Things I’m learning and struggling with: There is leadership, and there is teaching. On a personal level, I think I make some successes in teaching, but I feel like I’m a bit too young to have this job. I think it’s completely different to be a leader among your…read more »
This week will have to be different. It will just have to be. Otherwise kids will not learn, I will not learn, I will not get a job in this city. Everything will be bad and sad. That may sound pessimistic, but Summer School at M.S. 331 is probably the hardest thing I have ever…read more »
So here begins the Blair Blog (blairg) of things I observe and think about during this TFA adventure I’m certainly having. This past week and a half I have gone through Teach for America’s induction process, started institute, and decided not to quit. “Quit?” you may immediately ask. Well, yes, I was seriously thinking of…read more »