Anachan's Corner

One woman's journey through marriage, motherhood, and the classroom…

Life Is Not Fair

Freshmen whine a lot. They whine when assignments are given; they whine when someone else got the stability ball chair first; they whine when they are required to be separated from the friend with whom they were playing a “poke me, poke you” game because of the disruption to the class. One of their biggest […]

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The Starting Point

Some years ago, I went to a training about a method for teaching parents to work with and relate to their children well. Attending this training with me were others involved in the program for which I was teaching, helping high-school-age parents graduate and prepare to be effective parents. As the presenter spoke with us […]

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