Maximizing Your Evaluation

January 1, 2022 Happy New Year! I thought I'd start this year out with reaching some goals! Evaluations are a part of every educator's school year and can be quite daunting because of so many uncontrollable variables. With many educators' jobs being dependent on a good evaluation to be offered a position the next year … Continue reading Maximizing Your Evaluation

Catching Up – Changes to the Blog, and Life

December 9, 2021 It's been awhile since I blogged. Life has been going 90 miles an hour with family and teaching, as well as doors opening for new chapters in life. So, let me catch you up! At the end of October, we took a week off and traveled to the mountains to Helen, Georgia, … Continue reading Catching Up – Changes to the Blog, and Life

When the Teacher Becomes the Student

#A2TPD - Click the STAR to like this post! Comment below with your favorite professional development topics or strategies. October 23, 2021 If you're like me, October is when you finally start settling into your classroom routines and things level out. It's also when things like Professional Development and Professional Learning Communities start coming up … Continue reading When the Teacher Becomes the Student

Coping During a Pandemic: 8 Strategies for Educators

#A2TStudentNeeds - Click the STAR to like this post! Comment below with how you are going that extra mile to help your student's cope this year. October 7, 2021 I saw an infographic on social media a few weeks ago that hit me with a startling realization-this is the 3rd school year we have been … Continue reading Coping During a Pandemic: 8 Strategies for Educators

Data Day is Coming – Make It Meaningful

#A2TDataDay - Click the STAR to like this post and comment below with your best Data Day suggestions . September 2, 2021 It's September, which means many schools will soon host a teacher work day to look at student data and formulate a plan for lower-tiered or struggling students. For some schools, this can mean … Continue reading Data Day is Coming – Make It Meaningful

It Doesn’t Have to Be Perfect

#A2TImperfectTeacher - Click the STAR to like this post and comment below with what you stress the most over as you start the school year. August 4, 2021 For most teachers, summer is drawing to a close very soon, if not already. Classroom plans and projects are starting. Boxes are being unpacked. Meetings are beginning … Continue reading It Doesn’t Have to Be Perfect

Summer Reset Series – Part 2 The Home

#A2THomePurge July 15, 2021 Last week I shared with you some tips to reset your classroom by purging items so you can be more efficient, so this week I wanted to share some tips to do something similar with your home. Wait! Before you close this, hear me out. By purging your home in at … Continue reading Summer Reset Series – Part 2 The Home