2019 Retirees: Ms.Lovins

Brenna Filbey

*Due to a recent buyout initiative offered to various teachers in the L’Anse Creuse district, L’Anse Creuse High School- North will be saying goodbye to eleven retiring teachers. All upcoming retirees were contacted by the North Star staff and asked if they would like to have a last interview with the North Star published as a way to recap on their memories and years of teaching as well as a way for the North Star to keep their memory present in crusader nation. The North Star wishes nothing but the best for our future retirees as they start a new and exciting chapter of life.

How long have you been teaching?

16 years total (this includes substitute)

 

How long have you been teaching at LCN specifically?

15 years

 

What department do you teach in?

Math

 

Advice you have for future teachers or students?

Teachers: “[probably to] not let the job stress you out too much…don’t let it get you down. Focus on the positive part which is helping the kids.”

Students: “Try to actually enjoy math because it can be a lot of fun…and ask for help if they need it.”

 

What will you miss most about teaching?

[The] kids. Mainly watching their faces when they understand something that’s difficult.

 

How would you like your students to remember you?

“That I made them work hard, but that the hard work was worth it in the end…I really did enjoy teaching math, and I had fun doing it.”