Taking Paths Less Traveled

Joyful Hiker. Mother. Teacher. Adventurer.

When ever my district or union offers to send me to a conference I jump on the opportunity. I love conferences. The crowds, the energy, the inspiration.  Spring #CUE18 did not disappoint! Unfortunately, it is hard to hang onto the glow I get from a series of great sessions. When at the conference the energy …

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Today, as I reviewed the classes I am signed up for Fall Quarter my sister commented on how “intense” they were. Transnational Feminist Film, The Exceptional Child (Education), The Conditions of Education for Chicanos, and Religion & Violence are the names of the studies I will begin grappling with in just two short weeks. Over …

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I really wish I had been more aware of the impending student loan crisis. I have been so busy preparing to be a teacher that I failed to see this coming, the teacher associations I follow for my education news only reminded me a few times. I didn’t see it as a crisis. In a …

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The Reasons I am Pro-Choice Regarding Abortions and Marriage: A Loving Message to My Conservative Family In light of the recent publicity that even in my self-induced cave of “Anti-News” couldn’t prevent me from seeing, I feel compelled to explain to certain individuals the reasons for my stance as a Pro-Choice advocate. My family has …

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Taking Paths Less Traveled

Joyful Hiker. Mother. Teacher. Adventurer.

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