I can't believe I only posted four times in the month of February. Unbelievable. That's what happens when I work full-time and come home exhausted every day. At any rate, it's the last day in February and I felt the need to put pen to paper, er...or the digital equivalent thereof. I only have a few moments because it's after 10 p.m. and I need my beauty rest (translation: am too old to do all-nighters anymore; can't function without 7 or 8 hours sleep.).
I have the sort of job which one takes home with one, even though I vowed never to teach again. Well, all right. I didn't actually vow. More like I prayed. Nevertheless (and always the more), here I am, teaching again, and this time toddlers--with a vengence! It is sometimes much easier to teach grade school (even with the grading-papers-at-home-syndrome) than 18 month to 2 year olds, which is the age-group that I work with. I come home exhausted (am I repeating myself?), needing absolute silence. With no children at home, I do get a modicum of that, at least.
Suffice it to say, the last thing I want to do when I get home is school work--or blog. Have absolutely no energy for either--I just want to vegetate. Of course, tonight I ended up doing both - school work, and blogging. I did not pass go. I did not collect $200. I did not vegetate.
Well, there's always next week...happy March, everyone!
( p.s. Don't get me wrong. If I didn't love this age group, I wouldn't be teaching them. These are great kids, each and every one of them a special little human being. And I work at the absolute best preschool in the entire state.)
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