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Job decision made

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

I met with my special ed. director today and told her I had decided to stay in my current school and take the position with students with behavior disorders. I've received a lot of support while making this decision. I could wait a couple of months to decide if I want to, but I've already visited 2 other schools so I can't think of another position that might open up that I'd want. I love the school I work in and the staff is great. My associates have said they are willing to go with me to the new position which makes the decision a much easier one. We work well together and know how each person thinks. We have a great system and have become good friends. That's not to say there won't be some tough days, but there are now. I've had many students with behavior problems over the years so I know what I"m getting into. It's nice not to be in limbo any longer.
This week and next will be hectic so I'm squeezing in what exercise I can. Weight is holding steady so that's where I'm at for now. Better than gaining!
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  • v GROKGRANNY
    Sorry typing from my iPhone... I feel
    God is leading my life in a new direction and it's all good :) emoticon
    1549 days ago
  • v GROKGRANNY
    Best of luck in your new area. Sounds like E I students?
    I'm definitely not going back in the Fall. Doc's recommendation - too many personal injuries & stress. My health has to come first. But after 22 years it's the end of a good run. I,too, worked with a great team & made many personal friends but Gid us clearly leading me into something fresh & new ;)
    1549 days ago
  • v DEECANDOITAGAIN
    Tough decision! So many teachers are holding our breathe, waiting to find out if we have jobs or where/if we will need to move. I once worked with a teacher who had moved 11 times in 15 years of teaching! As a newbie, I worry that I will be part time at two different schools. You've done an amazing job sticking with wellness throughout all the stress.
    1554 days ago
  • v ABETTERJILL
    I'm glad you made a decision instead of having one made for you. Glad you'll be staying at S. - hope I'm there next year too :)
    1555 days ago
  • v MICHFIT4LIFE
    Kim, you had a tough decision to make. I know you thought long and hard on what was the best fit for you. You might have some challenges ahead, but isn't that what keeps us going? Good luck to you! emoticon emoticon
    1555 days ago
  • v BLUE42DOWN
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    Decisions made are definitely freeing - they let us plan and move forward!
    1555 days ago
  • v LE7_1234
    Sounds great!
    1555 days ago
  • v HIKERNJ
    You seem relieved to have a decision. Wow! You're so lucky to have good workmates to go with you!.....All ours were taken away in budget cuts. Blessings!Hope it works out for you! emoticon
    1556 days ago
  • v KITTYKITTEMMING
    Glad you have made a decision. It sounds like you have made the right decision for you rather than bending to pressure. I'm sure this also eases the pressure on your mind. Enjoy the rest of your school year.
    1556 days ago
  • v FINALLYBEINGME
    Congratulations on making the decision. Sounds like you are happy and at peace with it which is a good place to be. Good luck with the new position! emoticon
    1556 days ago
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