A Tough Teacher’s Alter Ego – LOVE

Posted on February 25th, 2014 by Bowman

When Jim O’Connor’s students at St. Francis High School in La Canada, Calif., learned where the Vietnam veteran and math teacher spends his free time outside of the classroom, their respect for him multiplied exponentially. Men in the classroom: real-life American heroes. Here is Steve Hartman’s report:

You think you know what teachers do?

Posted on February 23rd, 2014 by Bowman

You went to school so you think you know what teachers do, right? You are wrong. Here’s a piece explaining all of this from Sarah Blaine, a mom, former teacher and full-time practicing attorney in New Jersey who writes at her parentingthecore blog, where this first appeared. We all know what teachers do, right? After […]

What Students Remember Most About Teachers

Posted on February 13th, 2014 by Bowman

Check out this piece from Lori Gard. Lori is a teacher, parent to four children, life-partner to her husband Brian, community volunteer and expert in multi-tasking, all of which can be combined simultaneously in any random order in her current passion, blogging.  Be sure to check out her blog and her Huffington Posts entries. She’s awesome.   […]

Durham Academy Weather Announcement

Posted on February 13th, 2014 by Bowman

Nothing says “cool” like being in charge of an elite private school in suburban North Carolina. So it’s fitting that Durham Academy’s Head of School Michael Ulku-Steiner and his assistant Lee Hark would announce the school’s closing today in the coolest way possible: with a cover of Vanilla Ice’s “Ice, Ice, Baby.”  Rock that bow […]

Worst end of school mom ever

Posted on June 10th, 2013 by Hal Bowman

This is a blog post is directly from Jen Hatmaker.  If you don’t know about Jen, well, you definitely should.  I don’t know much about her, but what I do know, I like – a lot.  Get to know her: subscribe to her blog, or like her on facebook, or follow her on twitter. Or, […]

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