Thought for the Day: And yup, I had two!

Because I am a poet and because I teach English, I like pithy, condensed thoughts.  Some folks now and then ask me how I got a particular photograph, so I came up with this:

Be there, and be aware.

It also applies to students whose bodies are in the seat, but their minds are not. 🙂

About apronheadlilly

wife and mother, musician, composer / poet, teacher, and observer of the world, flawed Christ-follower
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13 Responses to Thought for the Day: And yup, I had two!

  1. bdh63 says:

    Pithy thought of mine for summer: crudite everyday, nutrition on the way! Bless you for teaching!

  2. Ruth says:

    Students being fully present is an ongoing challenge for me in hs. Thanks for the thought

  3. nutsfortreasure says:

    I was one of those students with eyes looking out and not on the Blackboard where my teacher stood 😦 sadly you can all see that pretty clearly
    🙂

  4. tootlepedal says:

    How nice to be asked how you formulated a paragraph. I am mostly asked why I bothered.

  5. Lindy Lee says:

    Are you ever suckered into group discussion by those students who are there in their seats but their minds are not?

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