5 Ways Education has Changed

I was talking to a student the other day and we had an interesting conversation. The topic of discipline in schools came up. Another teacher mentioned how in China they were very strict about discipline and still believed in capital punishment in some schools. I recall my uncle telling me when he worked in Dubai …

Journey of the Mind: Long road to recovery

Pic of character owned by marvel About a year ago I wrote a piece about suicide, inspired by a father who came and talked to the students at the school I work at. Since then my life has not been a fairy tale. It has been a roller coaster with twist turns loops and I …

Memoirs of my Mess ups: Purpose

I messed up enough so you don’t have to We are in some crazy times. I work in education as an Aide in physical education. I work in what I was meant to do, teaching. I have a knack for reaching a child, even the ones labeled as difficult. I help special needs kids do …

Memoirs of my Mess Ups: School and Education

I messed up enough so you don’t have to  Growing up, school was always a struggle for me. Sitting there at a desk for hours. You probably thought that first line was over the top. Think about it. On average a kid sits at a desk for 40 min a class. Now let’s start in …

Why you really don’t want Freedom

I hit a hard writer’s block recently. I was so bogged down with bills 💸 and the stress of daily living that I could not think about the passion I have to just write. To just put an idea on paper/screen (my laptop) and let it grow from a seed to a rant to a …