My Teacher http://wunc.org en 'It's Nice To Have Somebody There Who's Looking To See You Grow Up Positively' http://wunc.org/post/its-nice-have-somebody-there-whos-looking-see-you-grow-positively <p></p><p><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">WUNC&nbsp;is in the midst of a&nbsp;yearlong examination of what it's like to be an educator, called the North Carolina Teacher&nbsp;Project. This week, we're returning to the My Teacher series, exploring what it takes to make a connection in the classroom by asking students to interview their teachers.</em></p> Fri, 23 May 2014 09:09:00 +0000 Mercy Mensah 35980 at http://wunc.org 'It's Nice To Have Somebody There Who's Looking To See You Grow Up Positively' 'Through Your Class, I Found Something That I Actually Really Care About' http://wunc.org/post/through-your-class-i-found-something-i-actually-really-care-about <p></p><p><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">WUNC&nbsp;is in the midst of a&nbsp;yearlong examination of what it's like to be an educator, called the North Carolina Teacher&nbsp;Project. This week, we're returning to the My Teacher series, exploring what it takes to make a connection in the classroom by asking students to interview their teachers.</em></p> Thu, 22 May 2014 09:48:00 +0000 Maddie Macmillan & Anna Knotek 35937 at http://wunc.org 'Through Your Class, I Found Something That I Actually Really Care About' 'When The Students Say 'No,' You Say, 'That's Not Acceptable.'' http://wunc.org/post/when-students-say-no-you-say-thats-not-acceptable <p></p><p></p><p></p><p><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">WUNC&nbsp;is in the midst of a&nbsp;yearlong examination of what it's like to be an educator, called the North Carolina Teacher&nbsp;Project. This week, we're returning to the My Teacher series, exploring what it takes to make a connection in the classroom by asking students to interview their teachers.</em></p> Wed, 21 May 2014 09:19:00 +0000 Sarah Morrison 35864 at http://wunc.org 'When The Students Say 'No,' You Say, 'That's Not Acceptable.'' 'We Sometimes Refer To You As Our Second Mother' http://wunc.org/post/we-sometimes-refer-you-our-second-mother <p></p><p></p><p></p><p><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">WUNC&nbsp;is in the midst of a&nbsp;yearlong examination of what it's like to be an educator, called the North Carolina Teacher&nbsp;Project. This week, we're returning to the My Teacher series, exploring what it takes to make a connection in the classroom by asking students to interview their teachers.</em></p> Tue, 20 May 2014 09:30:00 +0000 Nell Ovitt 35789 at http://wunc.org 'We Sometimes Refer To You As Our Second Mother' 'My Role Is To Figure Out What The Modern Student-Teacher Relationship Sounds Like' http://wunc.org/post/my-role-figure-out-what-modern-student-teacher-relationship-sounds <p></p><p>A North Carolina Public Radio producer, Will Michaels, is traveling the state for a project called "<a href="http://wunc.org/term/my-teacher">My Teacher.</a>" He's helping students interview a special teacher. The students come up with the questions and conduct the interview. Will records the interviews and edits them into short audio segments. Many of the interviews are airing on NC Public Radio/WUNC.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 15:57:30 +0000 Carol Jackson 34578 at http://wunc.org 'My Role Is To Figure Out What The Modern Student-Teacher Relationship Sounds Like' #TeachingIs: What's Your 6 Word Memoir? http://wunc.org/post/teachingis-whats-your-6-word-memoir <p></p><p>What is teaching to you? Can you say it in 6 words?</p><p><strong><em>We breathe each day to grow.</em> </strong><br />by Ms Moffett in Room1 at Benchmark school</p><p><strong><em>I’m an educator, not content deliverer.</em> </strong><br />by Sarah Cacicio</p><p><strong><em>Standardized tests do not define us </em></strong><br />by 4th Grade Writing at Little Cypress Intermediate</p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:00:26 +0000 Carol Jackson 34240 at http://wunc.org #TeachingIs: What's Your 6 Word Memoir? 'The McNeills Will Miss You. You've Always Been Everybody's Favorite Teacher' http://wunc.org/post/mcneills-will-miss-you-youve-always-been-everybodys-favorite-teacher <p></p><p></p><p></p><p><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">WUNC&nbsp;is in the midst of a&nbsp;yearlong examination of what it's like to be an educator, called the North Carolina Teacher&nbsp;Project. This week, we're returning to the My Teacher series, exploring what it takes to make a connection in the classroom by asking students to interview their teachers.</em></p><p></p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Cameron McNeill 33197 at http://wunc.org 'The McNeills Will Miss You. You've Always Been Everybody's Favorite Teacher' 'It's Really Inspiring To Hear Someone Who's Chosen Teaching Because It's The Right Thing To Do' http://wunc.org/post/its-really-inspiring-hear-someone-whos-chosen-teaching-because-its-right-thing-do <p></p><p><em>WUNC&nbsp;is in the midst of a&nbsp;yearlong examination of what it's like to be an educator, called the North Carolina Teacher&nbsp;Project. This week, we're returning to the My Teacher series, exploring what it takes to make a connection in the classroom by asking students to interview their teachers.</em></p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Hannah Schanzer & Leah Meshnick 33147 at http://wunc.org 'It's Really Inspiring To Hear Someone Who's Chosen Teaching Because It's The Right Thing To Do' 'You're The Best Friend/Pen Pal/Third Grade Teacher Ever' http://wunc.org/post/youre-best-friendpen-palthird-grade-teacher-ever <p></p><p><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">WUNC&nbsp;is in the midst of a&nbsp;yearlong examination of what it's like to be an educator, called the North Carolina Teacher&nbsp;Project. This week, we're returning to the My Teacher series, exploring what it takes to make a connection in the classroom by asking students to interview their teachers.</em></p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Carolyn Macleod 33053 at http://wunc.org 'Every Time I Wanted To Quit, You Always Pushed Me Back On The Track' http://wunc.org/post/every-time-i-wanted-quit-you-always-pushed-me-back-track <p></p><p><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">WUNC&nbsp;is in the midst of a&nbsp;yearlong examination of what it's like to be an educator, called the North Carolina Teacher&nbsp;Project. This week, we're returning to the My Teacher series, exploring what it takes to make a connection in the classroom by asking students to interview their teachers</em></p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Katie Tran 32983 at http://wunc.org 'Every Time I Wanted To Quit, You Always Pushed Me Back On The Track'