Get Inspired: Making A Difference In Your Classroom
Don’t want to go forward with a new school plan? Don’t want a personal relationship with your superintendent to go south? Don’t want to schedule more meetings? You don’t have to accept the status quo if you want change. What you do have to do is teach yourself to push back.
“All too often, we want to go along with the flow. We want our schools to move forward, and I’m sure you know that this has been a part of the teacher’s job throughout most of our history,” writes Educator Expert Tracy Frank on Apogee teacherblog. “And yes, in my day there were those who went along with the flow, holding out for a better school and a better way. But we can’t go there.”
The Beautiful Nightmare is a Blog by Tracie Ross for the local network.
As a co-editor of two popular content series, The Curious Classroom and the blog Watershed Teacher, Ross’ professional experience was in both content creation and client management. Today, Ross is a content creator, blogger and administrator for Apogee teacherblog, a national blog that seeks to inspire teacher blogging and digital resource management.