I apologize, this should have been the first thing I wrote; my parents would be disappointed in my lack of manners... Hello, how are you? I'm Emily, it's a pleasure to meet you. I'm 27 years old and I live in San Francisco. I'm an English teacher, in the middle of an English Literature graduate … Continue reading An Introduction
Well, it's been a while since I've written... I'll be honest, I've looked at this page on my bookmarks nearly every day. Occasionally I'll even accidentally click on it, and immediately leave. Why - I'm not sure. I think as much as I want to write, I imagine there are more productive things I should … Continue reading And we’re back.
My mother is also a teacher. She has taught a combination of Kindergarten and First grade for over 30 years. And she loves it. Every single day, every year, she is thrilled to go to work. She knew when she was six years old that she wanted to be a teacher; she loves telling the … Continue reading The Teacher-Salary Dilemma