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Posts Made By: jazzer
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-25-2020, 08:05 PM
Replies: 42
 
Posted By jazzer
The thing is people canít always make their own...

The thing is people canít always make their own choices about going out. What about the people who have to go to work or be unemployed and not able to pay their bills? Some of these people might be...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-25-2020, 08:52 AM
Replies: 42
 
Posted By jazzer
My county in northern Illinois has 696,235...

My county in northern Illinois has 696,235 people, 7,615 cases and 250 deaths. Our state has around 4,000 ish currently in the hospital, a little over 1,000 in the ICU, and around 600 on ventilators....
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-24-2020, 03:45 PM
Replies: 46
 
Posted By jazzer
Izzy, that is true. We counted the license plates...

Izzy, that is true. We counted the license plates as we drove around and the majority were from my state. We did not partake in it, we just drove around without leaving the car.

Now those people...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-24-2020, 02:57 PM
Replies: 46
 
Posted By jazzer
We are still on lockdown here and pretty much...

We are still on lockdown here and pretty much everyone is wearing a mask and social distancing. We live near borders of two other states and we drove around a couple of towns in one yesterday without...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-24-2020, 02:33 PM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By jazzer
I understand. My state, Illinois, is still on...

I understand. My state, Illinois, is still on lockdown until Friday when we move to another phase. There will still be many things not running full speed at our next stage and we still will only be...
Board: The VENT 05-24-2020, 07:00 AM
Replies: 31
 
Posted By jazzer
I am currently a teaching assistant after...

I am currently a teaching assistant after retiring from teaching band and music. Many of us are one to one assistants for individual students. This has required sitting right next to the student...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-24-2020, 06:19 AM
Replies: 17
 
Posted By jazzer
I teach English online to students in China, and...

I teach English online to students in China, and we occasionally get lessons which have pictures of things and the student has to identify the object or match the object to one of the word choices...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-24-2020, 06:03 AM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By jazzer
I am 51 years old and lost 60 pounds within the...

I am 51 years old and lost 60 pounds within the last year so it is possible to do if you are older. I took a more severe approach and have gradually loosened a little bit now that I am down to a good...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-24-2020, 05:55 AM
Replies: 10
 
Posted By jazzer
I wonder if there are going to be ramifications...

I wonder if there are going to be ramifications for those employees for putting those clients at risk like that. I just found out the other day that my husband’s brother’s girlfriend/life partner who...
Board: The VENT 05-22-2020, 10:52 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By jazzer
I don’t blame you for feeling that way, I would...

I don’t blame you for feeling that way, I would too. I think it was wrong for him to do that. I am an assistant, and in our district, assistants are not allowed to do things with the kids without a...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-22-2020, 10:44 AM
Replies: 30
 
Posted By jazzer
Though fresh air is not a cure for the virus, it...

Though fresh air is not a cure for the virus, it does help boost the immune system. I agree that it is silly for lifeguards to wear masks though because they will get wet.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-22-2020, 08:30 AM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By jazzer
I am surprised your DMV is open. Our are not in...

I am surprised your DMV is open. Our are not in any state location. My state has extended the deadline to get one to October of 2021. People with expired licenses have 90 days after they open back up...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-22-2020, 08:18 AM
Replies: 10
 
Posted By jazzer
Most around here are cancelled, however, I saw...

Most around here are cancelled, however, I saw one advertising to have a camp for 8 people at a time. I donít know how well that will work or if anyone will sign up.

One of the last times that...
Board: The VENT 05-22-2020, 07:18 AM
Replies: 30
 
Posted By jazzer
Sometimes I do. Many times I feel like I should...

Sometimes I do. Many times I feel like I should have accomplished much more with my music and theatre. I attended Interlochen International Music Camp On a scholarship after high school and had such...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-21-2020, 07:48 PM
Replies: 30
 
Posted By jazzer
Many of the suburbs in my metro area have closed...

Many of the suburbs in my metro area have closed pools for the summer. Several did that almost a month ago. I think they are big pools that attract big crowds. They are probably concerned about the...
Board: The VENT 05-21-2020, 04:04 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By jazzer
We were told not to contact the teachers if they...

We were told not to contact the teachers if they do not contact us. I told the vice principal that I had not heard from her and would be willing to help someone else. She originally said that she...
Board: The VENT 05-21-2020, 11:38 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By jazzer
Slightly concerned about my evaluation

I am a former band director and music teacher who is now an assistant after being semi retired. Assistants were told that we would still be getting evaluations at the end of the year. I have wondered...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-21-2020, 11:19 AM
Replies: 19
 
Posted By jazzer
Our last day with students is June 2nd. It was...

Our last day with students is June 2nd. It was supposed to be June 4th, but they cut a couple of days off of that and made them professional development days for teachers since they did not use all...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-21-2020, 11:12 AM
Replies: 33
 
Posted By jazzer
All of this is why I am spending the summer...

All of this is why I am spending the summer desperately seeking a work at home job. I pray that I can find one to supplement my online English teaching job.
Board: BusyBoard 05-20-2020, 05:21 PM
Replies: 29
 
Posted By jazzer
It doesnít seem right that you would have to pay...

It doesnít seem right that you would have to pay to wear jeans. At my school, we can wear jeans every day. Most teachers and even the administrators wear jeans every day with nice tops.
Board: BusyBoard 05-19-2020, 03:04 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By jazzer
On the second to last day of our school year, my...

On the second to last day of our school year, my district is having a virtual field day. I am not sure how that is supposed to go.
Board: BusyBoard 05-18-2020, 03:02 PM
Replies: 17
 
Posted By jazzer
My district is currently developing a committee...

My district is currently developing a committee to plan e-learning curriculum. It looks like they believe we will have to start the year that way. I have heard nothing about what in person learning...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-17-2020, 09:32 AM
Replies: 10
 
Posted By jazzer
Thank you for the imput so far. It is true that...

Thank you for the imput so far. It is true that TRS money would not be significant due to my age, but the insurance issue and the union protection are huge.

If I took the job I would most likely...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-17-2020, 07:40 AM
Replies: 10
 
Posted By jazzer
I am not entirely sure that I donít want the...

I am not entirely sure that I donít want the position, but yes, it makes more sense not to take it.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-17-2020, 07:28 AM
Replies: 10
 
Posted By jazzer
Zoom interview tomorrow- Not sure/

After 20 years of teaching band, music, and theatre, the last 13 years as a self employed teacher with a outside music service, I semi retired in 2017.

After trying another business that did not...



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