“Teaching is useless unless you learn from your students and experiences.”- Martin Dansky

It is hard to believe that my first week of student teaching has come and gone already. I am hoping to use these weekly reflections to help me grow as a teacher and share my experiences, mistakes, challenges, and lessons learned. My goal for these posts is that they will be a learning experience for everyone involved. I look forward to sharing this journey with you. As I mentioned in a earlier post I am at Reynolds High School in Greenville Pa. I love my co-op and we get along very well. Even though I have not done much teaching yet I can’t believe how much I have learned in just 4 short days. The week has had some challenges, but I absolutely love it and am so excited for what I am going to experience throughout the next 13 weeks. Below are some of my experiences, lessons learned, and challenges from my first week as a student teacher. Continue reading