Cristina Martinez

I have been a teacher of English/ Language Arts for 11 years with experience at the middle school and college level. I am an avid (ok, obsessive) reader of fiction and poetry, with a special appreciation for the visual and performing arts.

Once Upon the First Day of School
a year ago
My first day on the job was ethereal. A week after receiving my temporary teaching license (the length of that process alone makes any future teacher run the other way), I landed a position as a middl...