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Teaching during the strangest time ever

Everyone said that this would be the hardest thing I have ever done. In reality, starting teaching virtually where I wasn’t genuinely face-to-face with these kids was really easy and probably the more comfortable way of transitioning into this career. 

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Undone… My mental state, not the sweater song

For the last few months, I have felt as if I’ve come undone. 

I have always been the person who tries to see the good in what happens in life. That they are the reasons why I am the way I am today. But lately, it seems as if the strings of fate have been pulling me into a dark place. I have been lashing out at loved ones or just hiding away. It’s extremely hard to truly disappear, being a mom and teacher means you are always surrounded by people. But inside my head, I have felt alone. 

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Not a Waste of Time

As my last class of the day ended, a student of mine informed me that one of her academic teachers did not like my class. The woman’s words were, “That class is just a waste of time.” I’m not going…

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About Me

Hi, I’m Alexandra Diane.

In my previous life, I was a news editor, editor, I became a full-time mom in 2017 and knew I needed a change. I left the news world and became a T.V. production teacher. Now I’m well-rested, sharing my love and passion for video production with my students while enjoying every holiday and entire summer off with my daughter and step-son.

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