Lifestyle, Teacher Life

The State of Education

Hey y'all! "We are on the verge of a collapse and they are not even trying to help us" "I left after four months of my mental health got to a dangerous place" "If I had a nickel for every parent that bullied me, I'd be able to live off my teacher salary" "I'm leaving… Continue reading The State of Education

Lifestyle, Teacher Life

Tips for Teachers That We All Need Right Now!

Hey y'all! Boy oh boy! Teaching right now is...a lot. It's a hot mess and teachers are leaving the field in droves. It's astonishing how many teachers are leaving. I know for us in Florida, the case is dire. According to the FEA's (Florida Education Association)website article, we are experiencing a shortage for subs, teachers,… Continue reading Tips for Teachers That We All Need Right Now!

Bookworm, Teacher Life

12 Books to Read instead of Dr. Suess for Read Across America Week

Hey y'all! This post contains affiliate links for your convenience which means I make a small commission from any purchases made through these links (at no additional cost to you)! This week is Read Across America Week and today is Read Across America Day! It used to be called Dr. Suess Week but...the man was… Continue reading 12 Books to Read instead of Dr. Suess for Read Across America Week

Teacher Life

Afro-Latinas Who Are Killing the Game

Hey y’all! .It’s Hispanic/Latinx Heritage Month and I want to show some love to some of my fave Afro-Latinas to follow. Now my number one would be my old roomie and one of my best gal pals Karina but...I’m going to talk about some of those we see out there in the media or on… Continue reading Afro-Latinas Who Are Killing the Game

Bookworm, Teacher Life

Amari and the Night Brothers Book Review

Hey y'all! I'm coming at you today with a book review. Book reviews are something that I want to start doing on my site. It's no secret that I love books! I'm a writer, an English teacher and I'm a bookworm. It's actually something that I've come to embrace about myself and I'm so happy… Continue reading Amari and the Night Brothers Book Review

Teacher Life

Year Two of Teaching is Done!

Hey y’all! Year two is officially done. We were done on Tuesday...I take that back. The student's last day was on Tuesday (May 25th) and our last day was Thursday (May 27th...at 2:00pm). This year has not been easy for a long shot. This was....such a long year it feels. Teaching already is such a… Continue reading Year Two of Teaching is Done!