six key takeaways from a first year teacher

6 Key Takeaways From A First Year Teacher

Teaching isn’t easy by any means and I learned that first hand. I wanted to make an impact in the lives of students, especially those who look like me. I’ve narrowed down my first year in the classroom to six key takeaways.


They Need Us, Too: The Criminalization Of Black Girls In Schools

One of the things I love most about teaching 5th graders is that they’re not shy about calling you out. Rather it be for your shoes not matching your shirt just right or you spelling something wrong on the board, trust me, you’ll know about it. It keeps me on my toes.