Social and Emotional Learning

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January 29, 2020 Take A Chance on Teachers

All life comes with a degree of risk. Will you pursue that dream? Will you take that job? Should you invest in something now with…

January 27, 2020 Five Things Your Students Want You to Know (But Will Never Tell You)

Growing up it’s not for the faint of heart. Your body goes through awkward changes, no one seems to understand you, and you just can’t…

January 22, 2020 Picture Books that Inspire Change

As an elementary teacher, I have a great love for picture books. And as is the case for many early elementary teachers, picture…

January 17, 2020 And the Oscar Goes To…

I’m a bit of a film buff, so I was eager to learn the nominees for the 2020 Academy Awards when they were announced earlier…

January 8, 2020 What They Don’t Tell You in Teacher School

They don’t tell you that if you teach long enough—if you teach enough students and touch enough lives—then one day you’ll open the…

January 6, 2020 5 Teaching Goals for 2020

I don’t know about you, but I’m excited for 2020. A new year means new possibilities. Fresh potential is in the air and suddenly we’re…

December 13, 2019 Handling the Holiday Stress

The holidays are always stressful. Sure, the lights, music, and celebration can be fun, but there’s no denying it also takes a toll. For educators,…

December 11, 2019 Kindness Matters

If you were asked to summarize what it means to be successful, what would you say? If you asked this same question to…