Her Last Day of Teaching First Grade. – Anon

“Her Last Day of Teaching First Grade.” Anonymous via Diane Ravitch’s Blog.  August 24, 2013.  Retrieved from: http://dianeravitch.net/2013/08/24/her-last-day-of-teaching-first-grade/

A recently retired teacher recounts her decision to retire along with a touching last day exercise which resulted in a comment made by a student that made all the sacrifices worthwhile.

I was absolutely floored.

That’s when I knew how much I’d miss teaching. That feeling of molding a group and helping them become better together than singly – that’s amazing.


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