What I first did when I arrived at Corcoran High School today was go to the library. Unfortunately, I didn’t have a great deal of time to browse, but I have to say that I am very impressed by the library. There are plenty of books, and it is a very warm and inviting atmosphere. [...]Read More... 1 Comment
I love my best friends! They are all very different. Two of them are pure Italian, two are from China and the other is full blooded Jewish and I am the Lithuanian-Irish Mut
We are living in the village next year and it is going to a culinary festival everyday. Our tour is tomorrow and [...]Read More... 1 Comment
So this week was supposed to be very relaxing. I think I only disappoint myself by hoping for a quiet and peaceful break.
This week has been very busy and eventful. I started off my break by going to my end of the year banquet for hockey. It was nice to see the team again, but [...]Read More... No Comments
Everything about Oswego is relaxed. I always feel safe and I used enough of their resources to get my ducks in a row.
I love having a state police station on campus. I was looking at graduate schools again and most of them list “certified security service”. At Oz standards, I am not impressed. I [...]Read More... No Comments
May 6th is my last day of the semester, which is next to impossible to believe. Where has this semester gone? It doesn’t seem like all that long ago that I was at home during Christmas Break, and this semester hadn’t even started yet. Now, it’s almost over, and as happy as I am that [...]Read More... No Comments
You know what bothers me more than people who don’t care about the environment at all? The people who advertise “going green” one day out of the year, while negatively impacting the earth every other day of the year.
With all of these Earth Day clean-ups going on around central New York and all over the [...]Read More... No Comments
This week has been a very busy week for me. But when I think about it, this week has had a common theme. It has been all about connections.
I created a unit for my students on the environment. We have been learning about animals, geographical features, the environment and nature. My students keep asking, “Why [...]Read More... 1 Comment
I did not observe an English class today since I did that last week. Shortly after arriving, Ms. Patapow asked me to grade quizzes for her, which I did. I then filed the graded papers for her. At around 1:30, I went to a meeting with her and an English teacher named Cara Greene, if [...]Read More... No Comments