classroom management

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September 8, 2021 Making Differentiated Instruction a Reality

Our classrooms are filled with students of varying degrees of ability. Fundamentally, one of the biggest challenges we have as educators is meeting…

August 30, 2021 Building Classroom Community

In many schools, the first few days tend to follow a familiar pattern. Students arrive at school in the morning and shyly make their way…

August 4, 2021 How to Keep from Overextending Yourself This Year

Last weekend I made a mistake. After spending my Saturday cleaning the house, grocery shopping, and performing all the necessary chores demanded of an adult,…

July 28, 2021 You Do You: Finding Your Balance in Education

Next week, I’m going on vacation. There’s going to be sun (I hope). There’s going to be sand. Not to mention…

June 30, 2021 5 Things Every Student Wants from Their Teacher

As teachers, we get the chance to meet students while they’re in a very unique phase of life. Many of them are still learning how…

June 25, 2021 Supporting Student SEL in the Fall

The other day I sat down and had lunch with a co-worker. This may not sound like anything extraordinary, but after a year of wearing…

June 21, 2021 Remembering Eric Carle

As a kindergarten teacher, I have a great love for picture books. I built my classroom library around a wide…

June 16, 2021 Pass the Right Test: Measuring Student Development

There’s an old cliché in business that “what gets measured gets managed.” That reality is largely to blame for our overemphasis on standardized…