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Kim's Blogs

High Expectations For Every Student—No More Excuses

 

love this book!

love this book!

 

(This post is inspired by my favorite teacher ( seriously, she’s like the Freedom Writer teacher ) in the universe and bff, T.C. She is revolutionary and amazing and inspiring. She begins her new classes with a dialogue something like this every September.~ Love you, T.)

 

I am amazed by the diamonds that just need to be dusted, and I am blessed to be given the job of holding the dust cloth and taking the first wipe.—T. C.

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I Am A Stutterer

My 3rd Grade Poetry!

My 3rd Grade Poetry!

“Among my stillness was a pounding heart.” ―Shannon A. Thompson

 

 

 

At an early age, I noticed I couldn’t get certain words to come out of my mouth. I had thousands of consonants and sentences I needed to express, but they were trapped inside my head like an elevator full of anxious people.

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When Your Boys Leave You

 

“For Andrew & Alex with an abundance of LOVE”

 

Love YOU, Andrew & Alex

Love YOU, Andrew & Alex

“Give the ones you love wings to fly, roots to come back and reasons to stay.” —The Dalai Lama

 

When we arrive home from the hospital after delivering our first baby, I’m filled with anxiety. It must have shown on my face, sort of like that kid from the film, Home Alone. You know, the one who rubs aftershave on his cheeks, because my husband says,

 

“Kim, what’s wrong with you?”

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