So many of the struggles of teaching are here in Alan's post saying goodbye to teaching for the year. Congratulations on his amazing improvements in writing scores! But certainly, his thoughts are understandable.
Want to know why it is tough to keep good teachers in US public schools today... read on.
I enjoyed this post on health from Dave Ferguson - he's also doing weight watchers, but really, I hope people will be encouraged to find something that works for him - I love his comment in the "toolophelia" - how people disdain any approach to something that doesn't incorporate their favorite tool. It made me smile.