A reflection on where I’ve been

I’ve been in the education industry professionally for six years, and am still very young at it. I admit there are many things that I cannot do and I strive every day in my teaching career to improve the way I teach and to innovate the way that lessons are conducted in my classroom.

Nearly ten years ago, I was on a road trip with my good friend Dennis when he asked me, “If you could have any career in the whole world, and money didn’t matter, what would you do?” I replied, “That’s easy, I’d be a teacher.” The magnitude of my response didn’t hit me until months later, and I decided to go back to school for a Masters degree.

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