Jeezum Crow! This is something I actually get to think about now? I don't know if I should be excited or terrified! As soon as I get back to NYC in August, I am going to have to start taking my certification tests. I can't believe it is finally here or that I am that… Continue reading Getting My Certifications
My teacher training hit a little....bump in the road....during my sophmore year, when our department got a new professor. I am going to spare any venting, but long story short, I am in a dual certification program, have taken two special education courses, and cannot even write an IEP. Fastforward to the present, where I… Continue reading *SMH*….but at least I have a plan!
I am still trying to work out the kinks (ie solidify which schools I will be observing), but from April 15 - 21, I will be staying in Helsinki to observe local Finnish schools (most likely in Espoo)! I knew I would be doing some international travel during my time studying abroad in London, but… Continue reading Finland Trip – Intro
I have always loved yoga, ever since I got a little workout DVD from McDonald's (of all places) when I was about 10 years old. I practiced sporradically, and always independently, until I took my first class last fall. I was already interested and fairly knowledgable on the spiritual side of yoga and mindfulness, but… Continue reading Yoga
Orignially Posted on June 24, 2017 https://triestoteach.wordpress.com/ I was given this incredible curriculum to use for my 6th grade ELA class this summer. It is one of the go to frameworks used in New York. I love the layout and the flawless way it incorporates the CCSS into fun activities without putting focus on the… Continue reading Going Above and Beyond