8 Great Professional Development Books To Read This Summer

8 Great Professional Development Books To Read This Summer

Sweet summer has finally arrived! Now is your chance to relax, recharge, and catch up on all those little projects you’ve been wanting to work on. If you’re like me, you start the summer not wanting to think about school and then two weeks later you find...
How To make Your Classroom Sensory Friendly

How To make Your Classroom Sensory Friendly

Over the past few years, research has shown us how sensory overload can affect our students’ ability to focus and learn. Since we are aware of this, it becomes our responsibility to ensure that our classroom is set up in such a way that allows and encourages students...
20 Super Easy Ways To Keep Students Learning This Summer

20 Super Easy Ways To Keep Students Learning This Summer

Summer is here! Kids are ready to relax on the couch and watch Netflix. They are ready to do whatever they want without as much daily structure. While it is much easier for us as parents to allow our children to entertain themselves throughout the summer break, it...
How to Pack Your Classroom to Make Next Year Easier

How to Pack Your Classroom to Make Next Year Easier

The end of the school year is a busy time for teachers. You are in the middle of finalizing grades, keeping your students occupied and productive, and creating end of the year fun. On top of all the chaos, you still have a classroom that needs to be organized and...
11 Ways to Keep Students Focused at the End of the Year

11 Ways to Keep Students Focused at the End of the Year

The countdown has begun. The end of the school year is almost upon us. You might be crossing the days off on your calendar, looking forward to your break. But before your break begins, you still have a classroom to maintain. How do you keep control of your classroom...
6 Reading Strategies You Need to Teach Social Studies

6 Reading Strategies You Need to Teach Social Studies

Integrating language arts skills into social studies can be tricky.  There is already a lot of subject matter to cover without having to teach reading and writing skills as well! If a social studies teacher did not receive much language arts training within his or her...
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