Sarah Mindlin
Sarah Mindlin
Sarah Mindlin
Sarah Mindlin is an elementary school teacher in New Mexico. She received a Bachelor of Individualized Studies degree from New Mexico State University and a Master of Arts in Teaching degree from Western Governors University. When she’s not at work, she enjoys working out at a local CrossFit gym, writing, listening to podcasts, and hiking with her dog.
Students Should Be Responsible For Their Performance, Not Just Teachers

Failing to meet expected test growth targets does not affect my fifth grade students in any real way, and they and their families know it.

Don’t Like Your Free Trip To Israel? Don’t Grandstand About Palestinians, Stay Home

If the group had waited a few days to visit the Muslim Quarter until their Birthright trip had ended, they couldn’t make a scene and grandstand for 147,000 viewers.

I’m A Teacher. Here’s Why I’m Cheering My New Freedom From Unions

Barring extreme circumstances, my employment is guaranteed, yet I cannot receive any performance-based raises or bonuses.