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Justin Aion
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Teacher, Husband, Father of two beautiful, smart and dangerous little girls. I'm just sharing what I know. On rare occasions, it will make sense!
Teacher, Husband, Father of two beautiful, smart and dangerous little girls. I'm just sharing what I know. On rare occasions, it will make sense!

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Mr. Aion: Student/Teacher
During my first semester as an undergraduate mathematics education major, I was told by one of my professors that I should change my major.  After meeting 18-year old me for a total of 7 times, she determined that I wouldn't be a good teacher.  While I can'...
Mr. Aion: Student/Teacher
Mr. Aion: Student/Teacher
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My student teacher starts Monday. I've been thinking about some things.
Preparing the Future of Teaching
Preparing the Future of Teaching
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Preparing the Future of Teaching
My student teacher starts on Monday, so I've been doing some informal research. I've been asking new teachers about their experiences and what I can do to make this one as valuable as possible for my student teacher.

I'm hearing consistency across the boar...
Preparing the Future of Teaching
Preparing the Future of Teaching
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Year 5: Opening Week
Well, not really. Yes, it is opening week. It's not REALLY year 5.  This week I began my 11th year as a classroom teacher.  I taught for 2 years in northern New Jersey, 7 years at an urban/suburban school outside of Pittsburgh and now I'm starting my second...
Year 5: Opening Week
Year 5: Opening Week
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The Spectrum of Teaching
When the universe was young, a race from the planet of Oa declared themselves the Guardians of the Universe.  They harnessed pure will power and forged it into rings of power that shone with green light.  The bearers of these rings could use their will powe...
The Spectrum of Teaching
The Spectrum of Teaching
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On Boundaries
Author's Note: This post acknowledges human sexuality and recognizes the existence of reproductive organs. On Sunday night, I returned home from Origins, a 5-day gaming fair in Columbus, Ohio.  For those 5 days, the Columbus Convention Center was transforme...
On Boundaries
On Boundaries
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It's The End Of The Year As We Know It, And I Feel...Confused
Today was the last day of my 10th year as a classroom teacher. I spent my first two years in New Jersey before returning to Pennsylvania. After earning my M.Ed. at Duquesne University, I spent the next 7 years at Woodland Hills, just outside of Pittsburgh b...
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Day 179: Student Feedback
Today was "Bump-Up Day," a day for students to walk around the school and visit the classes and teachers that they will have next year.  The schedules are tentative, but I don't mind at all.  It gives me a chance to see the new students and make a first imp...
Day 179: Student Feedback
Day 179: Student Feedback
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Day 178: The End-ish
Today was hard. I had an disagreement with a good friend at work and even though we patched things up before we left on Thursday, I spent the whole weekend thinking about it.  Today, that teacher was out of the classroom working on duties for the end of yea...
Day 178: The End-ish
Day 178: The End-ish
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Day 177: Final Assessment
The 4th marking period is one of almost constant disruption.  A large portion of my schedule and that of my students is used to take standardized tests.  The 8th graders take the PSSA and I proctor the Keystones.  Students are shuffled around the school and...
Day 177: Final Assessment
Day 177: Final Assessment
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