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Posts Made By: sfriedrichs
Board: Retired Teachers 06-20-2016, 03:09 PM
Replies: 19
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
smiling

We just returned from a trip in the Great Lake area and I was pleasantly pleased with all the really nice people we met on our trip. We carried on conversations with waitresses, tire repairmen,...
Board: Retired Teachers 06-10-2016, 12:38 PM
Replies: 43
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
It's been 2 weeks

and I still catch myself looking at teachng ideas on pinterest. I have unsubscribed to many of the educational emails that I received. I am a little worried about not getting my "kid fix" so I...
Board: Retired Teachers 06-03-2016, 12:08 PM
Replies: 13
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
always been the teacher

I have always loved school and most subjects came quite easy for me. In elementary school, my school was small enough to have combination classrooms. Many of my teachers put me to work helping...
Board: Retired Teachers 05-31-2016, 03:24 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
Not me

I'm afraid I'm the one that always wants to be doing something. I just don't like being the housewife, hate housecleaning and always want to be on the go. I guess I'll have to find some volunteer...
Board: Retired Teachers 05-31-2016, 03:14 PM
Replies: 20
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
Survey

How many years did you teach (or will you have taught when you retire this year)? 37

For how long have you been retired or if you are getting ready to retire, what is the anticipated date?
one...
Board: Retired Teachers 05-24-2016, 06:20 PM
Replies: 16
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
Finally

Just handed in the keys today and am ready to join the party. After some of the stupid things our principal did today it even more confirmed my decision. I'm ready to experience this new found...
Board: Retired Teachers 05-18-2016, 05:45 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
Right there with you

Last fun day today. Tomorrow is clean out our desks and watch a movie in the afternoon. Half a day on Friday for awards ceremony and final cleaning, then I'm free of kids. Have to go back Monday...
Board: Retired Teachers 05-17-2016, 05:27 PM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
Sunday afternoon drives

Or "roadtrips" as my husband calls them in remembrance of his younger days in which they were four buddies and a case of beer. Now it is me with a 32 oz. soda and maybe some chocolate. We drive...
Board: Retired Teachers 05-17-2016, 05:23 PM
Replies: 16
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
Not westerns but car races and baseball

Luckily we have two tvs so I just send him to the bedroom to watch his programs of choice so I can watch my cops shows: NCIS, Criminal Minds, Law and Order, etc. He says they all give him...
Board: Retired Teachers 05-15-2016, 06:52 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
Last week with students here

but was just informed that I would probably need to attend the end of the year inservices the following week which involve planning for next year. This has me bummed out because 1. I don't think it...
Board: Retired Teachers 05-12-2016, 05:28 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
Lasts

As I sit here deciding what I want to pack for the class picnic tomorrow, reality is finally setting in. Tomorrow will be my last class picnic and last Friday of teaching. I've had my last field...
Board: Retired Teachers 05-10-2016, 06:03 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
Unilateral

We are still working on last year's contract because we couldn't settle with our stubborn school board last year. Now they are once again not making any progress even after the public came to many a...
Board: Retired Teachers 05-03-2016, 03:54 AM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
Me too!

Last day is May 24. Whew!
Board: Retired Teachers 04-30-2016, 04:45 PM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
Reality hasn't set in

Only 15 days with students and then 2 work days which I will need to pack up the rest of my stuff. So much work to do.......then RELAX!
Board: Retired Teachers 04-12-2016, 06:19 PM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
Traveling

Is in the plans for our retirement. We've always wanted to see Autumn in the Northeast and the desert in spring. Now we will be free to travel anytime during the year, not just the summer.
Board: Retired Teachers 04-10-2016, 06:00 PM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
After meeting with a financial advisor

it was determined that I could go ahead and retire this year. I have spent 37 years in the classroom and the public's perception of teachers has certainly changed. When I began my career teachers...
Board: Retired Teachers 03-19-2016, 12:48 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
meeting with financial advisor

I am still working on my retirement idea. My husband and I are meeting with a financial advisor next week. She has given us some worksheets to complete before our meeting which have been really...
Board: Retired Teachers 03-14-2016, 12:41 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
Health insurance

I would really like to retire at the end of this year. I am 59 and have 37 years of experience. At the moment my pension will be good, but I live in the state of Kansas where all public employees...
Board: Retired Teachers 03-14-2016, 12:30 PM
Replies: 27
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
So I would really like to retire, but am not sure...

So I would really like to retire, but am not sure about what to do for health insurance. Did you have that worry? My husband will have to pay nearly $700/month because of insulin costs. I don't...
Board: Teacher News & Opinion 08-08-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 23
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
shortage in Kansas too

It seems many states are making it undesirable to be a public school teacher. In Kansas there is one larger district that needs to fill 250 positions before school starts in about a week. Many have...
Board: First Grade 08-04-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
My math

We used My Math for the first time last year and I don't remember any portion called "The First 10 Days of School" either. We usually review numbers and number words to 20 the first two days and...
Board: First Grade 05-09-2015, 07:12 PM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
Difficulties

with word problems in math.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 02-21-2013, 07:24 AM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
snowday here too!

I'm going to work on taxes and financial paperwork for my senior son. I'd much rather watch a good movie on Netflix and bake cookies. Maybe if I'd just get off the computer and get to work on the...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 02-10-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
Lisa Jackson

is a great author. I love those mysteries that keep me wanting to read on to the very end.
Board: Sunflower Room 02-10-2013, 05:13 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By sfriedrichs
Where to start

If I do start RW now should I begin with the plans for Sept. or pick strategies (skills) that we haven't covered yet. I've been doing some of the CAFE strategies and have the book Reading for...



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