IlshinMovie2015 (29)School starts next week, so I walked around my school taking pictures of the quietness. There will be nearly eight-hundred middle school students here roaming the halls, looking for their classes, hanging out at lockers… I like to–I need to–remember these quiet moments. We teachers are here to serve and elevate the students, to help them improve upon themselves; to practice success in all things.

IlshinMovie2015 (41)By the way, this is my 499th blog post–the next one is the big 500!