Continuing: Collections of a Middle Aged, Middle Income, Middle School Teacher

Story #4: My reflection on the last 20 years of teaching.

It’s May 25, 2017 and it’s the last day of the school year. I have been teaching 20 years and it dawned on me that I should reflect on those 2o years. Surely I have some profound wisdom to impart to new teachers looking for a job. I thought and thought and thought, and all I came up with is, I still have 20 years to go until I can retire!