Isn't it great to exist at this point in time?
I am a woman therefore whatever I do or am is womanly. I define what a woman is.@9 months ago with 1 note
The nature of my teaching jobs usually leads me to learn just as much, if not more, than my students. And everyone I teach has taught me something. Usually it’s just new words, but the subjects have also been hang gliding, keeping actual doctors-in-the-house in theatres, and Olympic table tennis. Sometimes the subjects have a more important lesson, too.@9 months ago
Every time I discuss literature with children, I see the message so much more clearly.@9 months ago with 1 note
A few weeks ago I was reading to a class of 5-year-olds a book about opposites.
Hot and cold, up and down, inside and outside, clean and dirty
And when I introduced the page showing Boy and Girl, one of the girls in the class exclaimed in sincere exasperation:
Oh c’est trop nulle, être une fille.@9 months ago