A Letter to First-Year Teachers


It’s a school day, so I feel like I should be helping someone out. It’s what I do. But we have a snowday today, so instead of helping out students, I’m going to attempt to help out those first-year teachers out there by offering sage advice dunked in sarcasm sauce and topped with my favorite sentence enhancers.


Dear New Teacher,

You are wonderful. You are amazing. You are a saint. Thank you for what you do.

You won’t hear those words enough, so I thought I’d start out with that. Continue reading