Get Happy With Our Girl-Powered Playlist
We've been feeling the lady love lately with all the chart-topping songs by women — and for women. These songs tackle everything from sexist stereotypes
11 Things Coaches Should Look For in Classroom Observations - Ms. Houser
I received a handout at a workshop I recently attended on different factors coaches can look for in classroom observations. Collecting quality evidence during observations and presenting it in a clear manner to teachers is such an important piece of improving teacher practice and student achievement…so this handout really got me thinking about what I look […]
"I'm Done... Now What?"
At the beginning of the year I was getting the above question about a million times a day. I had explained to my students that they always had the option of reading, finishing morning work or practicing their spelling words. Well, those options worked for a while but then the question came back and I knew something needed to change. I took to good ol' Pinterest to get some ideas on brain breaks or activities for fast finishers. After I found a few great things, I used a combination of those…
Fun and Inexpensive Rewards for Students
"I think most teachers would prefer a world where all students were intrinsically motivated, but it just isn't an everyday reality," says Storie Belden.
Build Confidence! 55 Positive Things To Say To Your Child - Beenke
As parents, the way we speak to our children is incredibly important. Words can build kids up, and they can just as easily tear them down. Check out our list of 55 positive things to say to your child on a daily basis. Bond while you build their confidence. #beenke #parenting
25 College Productivity Tips » Bloom + Amplify
Today I will be sharing with you 25 Tips and Tricks on how to be Productive in College! Being a senior in college means you’ve experienced…
How to Write a Syllabus | Cult of Pedagogy
This model and template will help college, high school, and middle school teachers put together a syllabus that sets you and your students up for a great year.
A Must Have Pinterest Cheat Sheet for Teachers
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
Miss V's Classroom Music Playlist!
Hey everyone! Yesterday I uploaded a photo on my Instagram that got LOTS of requests for a blog post, so by demand of my audience, here it is! In February 2015, I attended an amazing workshop given by two wonderful ladies in charge of the Special Education department in my school district. I learned so many new tips and tricks to bring back to my classroom and implement right away! One AWESOME freebie they handed out was a CD loaded with music to play when the students arrive to the…