Tag: Holidays


Attitude of gratitude Home Life

Hello everyone: Today’s blog is appropriate for Thanksgiving weekend. I am thankful for the wonderful students I have. When you teach at three colleges and have a total of ten courses to teach across a four-month span of time like I do, it is easy to get discouraged by students who do not put forth effort. But then I run into students who are facing...

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Using holidays effectively College Life

Hello everyone: My topic for today is how to use your holidays to get ahead on your schoolwork.  Let’s say that you have Thanksgiving off. Oh, my, you do! What do you do with those four days of not being in school? I suggest you work ahead. Here’s how you do it: Take your syllabi for each class and figure out what is due in...

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