Archive for September, 2014

AESOP

September 29, 2014

I’ve been on vacation for 2 weeks, exploring the Northeast. So far, I’ve gotten 7 new subbing jobs through AESOP, the substitute contact app. Two of them are teacher requests from teachers I’ve worked for in the past. I love this app! The vacation’s been great too.

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Handerpants

September 18, 2014

5th grade humor

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Teacher Requests

September 18, 2014

I’ve only worked seven days so far this year, but today was the third third time I was invited back by a teacher who appreciates my work and trusts that I’ll take good care of her students. Pretty gratifying. I had a couple of boys today who had some attitude issues about accepting my authority […]

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Old

September 17, 2014

Mr. Brown: I remember learning this 100 years ago. 4th grader: Oh, you’re not that old.

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New School Shoes

September 13, 2014

After I retired at the end of the 2013-2014 school year, I found myself at loose ends. Not knowing what to do with myself, I thought I’d give substituting a try… maybe 3 or 4 days a week. I quickly found though, that I absolutely loved it! Although I don’t have the oportunity to really […]

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Back in the Saddle Again

September 8, 2014

I’ve only worked seven days so far this year, but today was the third third time I was invited back by a teacher who appreciates my work and trusts that I’ll take good care of her students. Pretty gratifying. I had a couple of boys today who had some attitude issues about accepting my authority […]

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