I eased back into work mode today after a 9-day Spring Break. Returning to work after vacation is never easy but today was a teacher workday so that made the day a little easier. The halls were quiet. I used the day to enter grades and comments for the 3rd quarter and to put together a general plan for the last 52 days of school. I chatted with a few colleagues and it was easy to see we were all feeling a little bleary-eyed after time away from the classroom.
The students will return tomorrow feeling the same kind of tired that I did today. No doubt it will be another quiet day in the classroom, and I am okay with that.
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