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[POEM] fireflies

image by Gregg Yan, © WWF Fireflies, Donsol, Philippines http://wwf.panda.org/?205170/Coral-Triangle-hosts-dazzling-web-of-life

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[ERASURE POEM] Conquering the Self

I’ve spent the past couple of weeks studying ancient Chinese philosophies with my 9th graders. Last week my students analyzed poetry from the Tao Te Ching and wrote personal reflection essays in response to these lines from poem #33 from … Continue reading

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3 days of student presentations…

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i thought i was titled

It’s been a while, but I’ll try and pretend as though it hasn’t. I am just about a full three months into teaching. I can easily say it is nothing like I expected it to be? I want so badly … Continue reading

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