1 - Cross-posted from Biking to School, where you can catch up on my retirement thoughts, starting in 20, and counting backward:
One day left. My last day of teaching kids was Friday. Monday will be my last day under contract as a teacher.
At this moment on Sunday, I'm physically exhausted and emotionally numb. Hoping to get in to school today to finish cleaning out my room, because really, I need more than a day. It is amazing what a person can accumulate over the years.
The West Seattle Blog just ran a really nice story, with pics, about my retirement:
1 more teacher farewell: Arbor Heights Elementary’s Mark Ahlness Many thanks to the good friends there.
Here are a few pictures from the end of the school year:
I think this will not be the post where I thank everybody. That'll be "0". And then there are replies needed on Facebook, email, etc. I will do that Monday. Must get the physical work taken care of.