Brillante Viernes: September 11, 2020

Congratulations to all of the teachers (and parents!) that made it through another week! My parents were up here to help my son, and it was still exhausting juggling my own classes and helping my son. Also, over the summer, I forgot how long it takes to prep for online classes. It took longer toContinue reading “Brillante Viernes: September 11, 2020”

Brillante Viernes: September 4, 2020

Happy Friday! Whew! What a week! I am still balancing child care with being back at school (with the help of my husband) although we are all pretty much at home. Next week, my son starts school, so that will help tremendously. Even with everything going on, I am really excited for him to startContinue reading “Brillante Viernes: September 4, 2020”

Brillante Viernes: August 28, 2020

Happy Friday! I am “back” in school for meetings- but all virtually yesterday and today. I will say that I am optimistic about this year based on posts that I have seen from others. Hybrid and virtual both seem to be going much better than expected. I will say that I have not always beenContinue reading “Brillante Viernes: August 28, 2020”

Brillante Viernes: August 21, 2020

Happy Friday! If you are back in school- way to go! However you are doing, I know that you are trying your hardest. This is truly a difficult year with things changing constantly. It is stressful. And teaching hybrid, online, in person with new requirements- it is exhausting! I hope that you can enjoy yourContinue reading “Brillante Viernes: August 21, 2020”

Brillante Viernes: August 14, 2020

Happy Friday! It has been a while since I have written one of my brillante viernes posts! During the pandemic (part I), things were SO hectic. Things still seem pretty hectic, but I am hoping to post some more Brillante Viernes posts and what is helping me this year. Also, drop me a note aboutContinue reading “Brillante Viernes: August 14, 2020”

Brillante Viernes: February 28, 2020

Happy Friday and end of February! For us, it is the end of the trimester, and I finalized all of my grades expect a few make-up assignments. (Make-up assignments get me every time!! Trying to remember who has to do what and then remembering to grade an assignment here or there. Ooof. It has alwaysContinue reading “Brillante Viernes: February 28, 2020”

Brillante Viernes: February 21, 2020

Happy Friday! Whew- it has only been a four day week, but I have had some #highlightreel and #highlightreal moments. In my #highlightreel, we switched students, so I have a new class of pre-K and K students. My old students get SO excited to see me. They excitedly wave and tell their friends that theyContinue reading “Brillante Viernes: February 21, 2020”

Brillante Viernes: February 14, 2020

Happy Friday and Valentine’s Day! We have a four day weekend, so there wasn’t as much craziness today for me. (Also there MAY have been a Netflix marathon of the To All The Boys I Have Loved Before…) I have also been working on the THIRD upcoming EdCampCIVa! We are finalizing details, so stay tunedContinue reading “Brillante Viernes: February 14, 2020”