Curriculum, Life

How Gratitude Can Improve Your Life as a Teacher

If you’re anything like me, I start to feel extremely overwhelmed about a month and a half into the school year. I spend my summers off planning, prepping, catching up on sleep, and dreaming about how amazing the next school year will be. That rush and optimism last the first six weeks or so, then… Continue reading How Gratitude Can Improve Your Life as a Teacher

Life, Resources

How Teachers Can Use Trello to Simplify Their Lives

Okay, I know this post is going to sound like an advertisment for Trello, but I promise you it's not. I am in no way sponsered by or affiliated with them. I just freaking love how streamlined my life and to-do list is when using them. There's a few other similar services available you might… Continue reading How Teachers Can Use Trello to Simplify Their Lives

Life

Self Care Tips for Teachers

I am sure I don’t speak for just myself when I say that we, as teachers, spend the majority of our days thinking about others. Our students, their families, our fellow teachers, how we can improve our practice, and so on, are constantly on our mind. I know that I personally spend all day with… Continue reading Self Care Tips for Teachers

Life

80+ Things to do When You’re Stuck at Home

Hey everyone! I don't know about you, but I've been getting pretty wiggly being stuck inside for such long periods of time. Thankfully, my school is still open for teachers who do not have any symptoms of COVID-19 to come in, but I am expecting this to end fairly soon and to be stuck at… Continue reading 80+ Things to do When You’re Stuck at Home