Memories from an Educator (Part 1)

Yesterday I unexpectedly reconnected (on Facebook) with a student, a working musician now for 20 years, from my last year as a music teacher over 25 years ago. He messaged me out of the blue: “Hello, were you a middle school chorus teacher in Georgia?” I replied: “Well, yes. But I’m thinking that was about 245 years ago now.” The… Continue reading

It's a Small World

Thursday, the15th I called an applicant’s former employer to verify the reference for a position at my school. I dialed a long distance number in another state. I told the school secretary who I was and why I was calling. She paused then said, I know who you are. Don’t you recognize my voice? Immediately I was shocked to realize… Continue reading