Saturday, October 10, 2009

I don't have a car but ...

... I have a blog! Cool bumperstickers:



Really, honk! As in leave a comment. (Thought I'd re-post this to let you guys know I am still out here and teaching. More soon!)

18 Comments:

Anonymous Heather said...

Right on. I'd put these on the bus I ride if I could :)

12:09 AM  
Blogger First Year Common Reading 2006 said...

Love the bumper stickers - and keep posting - you're not alone out there!

8:20 AM  
Anonymous Schoolgal said...

You are doing a great job!
HONK!!!!

I don't know if you saw last week's eposide of HOUSE, but the really was emotional. It was about a boy with autism who couldn't articulate what was wrong with him, but House finally figures it out (as usual). In the end, he gives Dr. House a hug.

4:31 PM  
Anonymous ghall said...

honk honk

4:48 PM  
Blogger not my blg said...

Thanks Mama's mad tedious.

8:06 AM  
Blogger pablo said...

Honk Honk!

Your stories are great, especially the cat on the mozobo!

Pablo

2:09 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Mine says "Honk if you understand Punctuated Equilibria." I got it from a bookseller at a meeting. Nobody ever honks but I suspect it is because they are too introverted.

2:24 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Hello Miss Dennis,

I really like your blog. I find it so interesting that sometimes I almost forget it is written in English. You must know that your blog is a great help in letting me know what the good and the bad things are for someone living in NY.

Please, take a look at my webpage too:

http://www.disabled-stories.blogspot.com

You might also be able to help me with the gifted students I am looking for.


All the best

Nicholas

P.s: I also sent you a relevant mail yesterday.

6:44 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Anybody who works with autistic children should have a special place in heaven reserved for them. I hope when you get there(of course after you reached 100+) that place has your name on it.

8:00 PM  
Anonymous Jenna said...

HONK!
My baby sister gets great services upstate for Aspergers, and I wish the same coould be said for the city. I'm applying to teach special ed though with NYCTF so let's hope we can make some changes, save the world, etc. etc. :)

11:16 AM  
Anonymous James said...

Regulations and other circumstances permitting, expect to see one of those bumper stickers on a patrol car belonging to a police department in the State of Michigan in a few years.

5:36 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

09/15/2007
Dear Miss Dennis:
I normally read and not post but I wanted you to know that I hope you start posting again! Please let us know if you will!

Gary
09/15/2007

2:33 PM  
Anonymous Schoolgal said...

Glad to see you're still out there.
I am awaiting the story you started to tell about the court case (when you can of course).

Are you back with the DoE?

7:21 PM  
Blogger cbh said...

honk honk... visit my site to read my experience with the autism run. quite a humorous attempt on my part.

12:10 PM  
Blogger Jennifer said...

Hello fellow NYC Educator. I couldn’t figure out how else to contact you, so I am leaving a comment not specifically relevant to your blog entry. I want to invite you and your readers to attend an upcoming education “unconference” , sponsored by an NYC teacher-run non-profit organization, Open Educator. Please see the description below. Any publicity help you can provide on your blog would be greatly appreciated! Hope to see you and some of your readers there.

Thanks!
Jennifer Stillman
co-founder, Open Educator

EduCamp NYC is a gathering born from the desire by teachers, researchers, and technology specialists in K-12 education to share and learn in an open and powerfully-networked environment. All workshops are scheduled the day they happen, and are lead by conference attendees. Attendees are strongly encouraged to give a demo, run a session, lead a discussion, or help with one, or otherwise volunteer / contribute in some way to support the event. The people present at the event will select the workshops they want to attend. Pre-event planning will take place using the barcamp wiki. The event will be run using Open Space Technology. Conference notes and post-conference teamwork will take place using the curriculum collaboration tool, www.openplanner.org. RSVP at www.educampnyc.org

Event Details:

* When: Saturday, December 1st, 10AM - 4PM, followed by happy hour

* Where: Teachers College, 120th between Broadway and Amsterdam, Rm. 285 Grace Dodge Hall

* Cost: Free, including breakfast and lunch

With Networking and learning opportunities for all!

Veteran teachers:

o Show-off your repertoire.

o Learn new tricks.

o Forge a collaborative curriculum project.

o Feel out new job opportunities with school leaders.

New teachers:

o Connect with mentors in your subject area.

o Find a school that fits.

School leaders:

o Experience a teacher-led model for professional development.

o Build early relationships with new teacher candidates.

Education researchers:

o Present and explore educational theories with practitioners.

o Recruit a subject group.

Education Technology Specialists:

o Powow with others doing cutting-edge work in the Web 2.0 instructional realm.

THE RULES OF EDUCAMP

When you come, be prepared to share with educampers.
When you leave, be prepared to share it with the world

10:38 AM  
Blogger Meg said...

I love your Autism bumper stickers. This is a cause near and dear to my heart. My husband is part of Buffalo Musicians Against Autism. Local bands contribute songs for a benefit Christmas CD to raise money for local Autism services. Check out their website and listen to some of the songs - classics and originals. =)
http://www.myspace.com/bmaautism

10:22 PM  
Blogger Jen said...

i teach and in my class i have one student with autism and another with aspergers. i love the bumperstickers.

12:38 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I hope your lack of posting is that you're busy, not drowning. (I taught science at IS 174 in the Bronx for three years, so I know how it can be.) Post again soon, please :)

Lynne

3:12 PM  

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