Showing posts from January, 2006

Other Plans

I have been trying to spend a good amount of time writing and playing; however, life has other plans for me. This is essentially okay because some of the "other plans" are of my own design. I am a student as well as a student teacher. Don't get me wrong, I love both of those things! I want nothing less than to be a great teacher; although, my personal time has been dwindled away to nearly nothing. Actually, that is not completely true. I have free time, it's just that I am so wiped from all the school (I teach during the day and then attend classes one night a week) that I can barely do anything other than sleep. Let us not forget the homework. The amount of work that teachers have to do outside of their job is insane. Especially for student teachers and first and second year teachers. We have not done this before so we need to spend more time preparing ... and less time on things that we enjoy, such as hobbies, such as music.

What makes this situation most frustratin…