My work week is Sunday through Wednesday. Yesterday was Tuesday and thank G-d a GOOD day. There was 75% participation in my grade 8 class. Since there are only four students it’s an easy calculation. We read a poem called … Continue reading Teaching from the trenches. Tuesday
For some reason, my friends wanted details about my miserable day at work on Tuesday. (Teaching, not organizing). Why were they so curious? On friend responded “Your icky day makes our icky days feel not so bad”. Another replied “Honest … Continue reading My Miserable Day at Work
Playing off Shakespeare’s famous lines ‘To be or not to be?’ I often ponder if I’m missing out on not being connected to the internet 24/7 (24/6 because I am Sabbath observant). I have what is called a ‘Kosher phone’ which means my phone does not have internet connection. I do not have instant access to everyone and everything at all times. Because of this, I have limited availability of when I can check e-mail and be on social media. I must be home in front of an “old-fashioned” computer to do so. I commute almost three hours a day so I have … Continue reading To Connect or Not to Connect?