Category Archives: Teacher Spotlight

This is a series of posts about those teachers who inspired me to devote myself to becoming an English teacher and professor.

Teacher Spotlight: No Excuses


Ok, it’s been a little longer than I hoped for to get this post published.  I could tell you about the holidays, developing lesson plans for the upcoming semester, blah, blah, blah.  But, the reality is I was just too … Continue reading

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Teacher Spotlight: My Sharpening Stone


I’m going to deviate from a chronological order and jump ahead about 15 years to the next teacher… particularly because I will be seeing this professor tonight at her annual holiday party, so why not? I don’t think there is … Continue reading

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Teacher Spotlight: Teachers From My Past…


I’m about two days away from going on a month-long break between the Fall and Spring semester.  Suffice to say, I’m rather looking forward to working on a combination of pet projects, candidacy exam prep, and the infamous “honey do” … Continue reading

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