Second Chance Education


I am the first to admit that I was not a stellar high school student. Actually, I was what I would call a “bottom third” kind of kid. I was smart enough, certainly smart enough to earn decent grades, but I was chronically lazy.  I was the type of student teachers would hope their peers had the pleasure of teaching.  Yes, I would not want myself in my own class!   Now, I watch current day versions of my high school self walking down the hall every day, and some take their seat (generally in the back) of my classroom. It seems as though the universe is having fun with me. I am teaching my high school self disguised as a fresh, new version of the lazy, disgruntled wiseacre.KEEP READING