#2-Don’t Expect Others To Understand

First of all, this is NOT a commentary on our loving spouses, family and friends. I’m sure all these people genuinely want to hear all about your day. The problem is, trying to explain the complex, deep-seated, soap opera-like drama that occurs every day at a school–to someone who doesn’t work in a school–is like

What NOT to Do #1—Don’t Do it For Them

This March, marks my fourteenth year in education. Twelve of those years I have been a special education teacher. With all this experience, you might think I would have some good advice to share. However, the advice I can offer best, is what NOT to do. #1.) Don’t Do it For Them I once found