|New School Year Offers Teachers a Fresh Start|
|posted by: Ruthie | August 06, 2013, 07:28 PM|
Few teachers can argue the freshness and excitement a new school year brings. AAE asked teachers via social media what they were looking forward to this upcoming school year.
Here are some of their inspiring answers:
"Meeting my new group of kiddos!"
- Mary Jo Carpenter, Arkansas
"Final Semester student teaching--so for me it's getting ready for the real deal and learning as much as I can from the pros."
- Cade Kincaid Somers, Alabama
"Teaching young minds how to reason and think for themselves!"
-Cole Kelley, Utah
"A new crop of kiddos and getting to know each and every one of them."
Karla Rundle Burgess, Nebraska
"New opportunities to make a difference."
- Tracy Green Gore, Arkansas
"Getting back to teaching!"
- Della Spruill, Virginia
- Sandra Neal, California
"New classroom supplies, new group of children and my regular salaried pay. This summer pay scale isn't nearly enough."
- Shalona Shonee Woodley
"I have been working with Cub Scouts all summer, I can't wait to get in there and use some of the great things these boys have taught me. I want to put up BB boards, fire up my promethean board, and HAVE FUN!"
- Kim Schrode, Iliinois
"A fresh start!"
- Melissa Johnson, New York
"Being in a NON-UNION school!"
- Rhonda Lochiatto, Florida
Happy back-to-school season! Don't forget to let your colleagues know about AAE. Click here to "tell a friend" about your association.
What are you looking forward to this school year?