OMG! Twenty Five Years! Plus Ca Change…

Tomorrow begins my 25th year at Laguna Middle School. It was Laguna Junior High when I started. That ain’t the only thing that’s changed around here. We used to have the oldest staff in the district. Now it’s all young uns and noobs. Not that there’s anything wrong with that, as Jerry Seinfeld used to […]

We’ll Get to Know Each Other Plenty, Believe Me

Day One. Year 24. Really? Already? As I said awhile back, we have a lot of noob and semi-noob teachers this year. ALSO¬†one of the things our management wants to emphasize this year is that ever-popular student/school “connection.” So it seems we have a lot of people beginning the year with “team-building activities” and “getting-to-know-you […]