Friday, April 1, 2011

April 1, 2011 My Reflection

First, I learned that I could get over the fear of writing for my peers. I have always been fearful of that. I felt so insecure and that what I wrote didn’t matter. Well it does and others helped me to comfirm that! I was so elated by what others were willing to write on their blogs and reading them inspired me and helped me to keep going.

I found that I had the motivation and the stamina to continue at least for 31 days and maybe more. It was difficult at times, and at the end, I was have some difficulties but knew that it didn’t matter because as one person put it, writing is our life- well maybe I paraphrase, but it is a part of us and it gives others a glimpse into who we are at a given time.

Thanks for the opportunity. I loved the comments and they really kept me going. Now I know what I MUST do for my students. This really reinforces Writing Workshop! Happy Slicing! :)


  1. It was great to read what you wrote, & then from your students too. I'm glad to have read your comments about the student writing & will share it with my colleagues. Hope to see you on Tuesdays!

  2. Wow Sue. Thanks for sharing your reflection and your life this month. I'm glad you have become a writer. :)

  3. Yes, it does enforce writing workshop and what teachers must do as educators--live what they teach. You are so right on all accounts. We are all certainly better for all of this. Hope you're enjoying spring break!!!

  4. Yes, I agree about writing workshop too! Your post helps me to think about my teaching priorities as well as my personal priorities. Hope you continue to slice!

  5. Excellent piece of writing & sharing..
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