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Vacation 2018

Where Did My Vacation Go?

The holidays are over and the new year has come and gone. And for many teachers like myself it is back to reality. The vacation is over. The staying up late and sleeping in with my little one cuddled up next to me are done. The guilty Netflix binge-watching while eating unhealthy snacks is over too…until […]

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Almost 14 years ago I became a counselor, nurse, mother, and teacher all in one day. It was my first day of teaching. It was me and 22 third graders staring at each other for a few minutes. Then it hit me — they’re waiting for you to give them direction! I learned that day […]

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Meet Tonya!

Meet Tonya :: RGV Moms Blog Contributor

Tonya is a Midwestern girl from Illinois who became a Rio Grande Valley transplant three years ago. She spent seven years as a second grade teacher. After completing her Master’s in Reading and Literacy, she became a reading specialist for three years. When she moved to south Texas, she became a stay-at-home mom for the […]

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