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Bullets are for Gangstas – Announcements Episode

What up, party people? It’s been a while since I’ve just talked to you. This time of year is always crazy. For a teacher, the couple of months before the big, bad STANDARDIZED TEST (which I secretly like to refer to as bastardized test) are always ramped up. Between that and the Minions starting up …

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5 Tips to Help Your Kids Stay Safe from Predators

Last week at the elementary school located directly behind my middle school, a cafeteria worker was assaulted when she arrived at her usual time of 5:30 a.m. Her attacker was clearly trying to abduct her. She suffered a broken wrist, but put up enough of a fight not to have been taken. The arrival of …

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Things I Need to Do Before Leaving Tomorrow for the Aiming Low Non-Con

Unrelated, but Important Special Announcement Before the Real Post: I have a DonorsChoose.org project for art supplies for my classroom that has just 17 days left to before it expires. Thanks to generous donations, my project is already partially funded. However, I still have$241 left to go! Quill.com, from whom my supplies will be ordered …

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How to Become an Official Member of the Mastermind Mafia

I thought that tonight was going to be a decent night to get in a good update. As exhausting as it may be, I like going to errrrry single sporting event that these kids of mine are in. With three in soccer and one playing football, this generally means that on every night Monday-Friday, we’re …

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Sister Revenge – A Moment for Which I Have Exercised Decades of Patience

Gangstas, if you love me, you will share, share, share this video. The more it is shared, the more I win: I told you I’d get you back eventually, Chanel. WORD.   *for more fun with anesthesia, read here about my wisdom tooth removal: I Showed that Tooth Extraction Who Was Boss. Sort-of Even When …

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A Series on Self-Doubt, Part 2: My Brain Knows Kung-Fu

This is Part 2 of a 10-part series on self-doubt. It’s based on Schmutzie’s presentation titled Self-Doubt and the Power of Personal Narrative. You can read Part 1 here.  ……. I had a doctor’s appointment this morning, one which I’d scheduled last week. It was to be an in-and-out appointment, its intent to serve as nothing more …

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