Why I’m Leaving K-12 Teaching

Howdy, friends, a disclaimer: I had surgery less than a week ago; if any of this is incomprehensible, blame the meds.

Introduction — Why I Became A Teacher (Reluctantly)

I had resolved never to become a teacher long before I was in my father’s class–for all three years I was in high school. What began as a typical childhood revulsion to replicate the…

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Topher Bigelow

Topher Bigelow

(he/they) Queer, educator, city kid. Writer of words, questioner of social norms, collector of degrees, lovechild of Captain Janeway and Q