Creating a rubric for an activity, presentation, or paper? It’s daunting. A dozen years into teaching, and I often stare at the screen, fe..
If you are a high school teacher, at some point you will be tasked with writing a letter of recommendation for your students. These are my..
Designing a teacher wardrobe on a budget – a teacher budget? It can be done.
You have a teaching job – and a teacher’s paycheck. Can yo..
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Of all the plans you make as you prepa..
Looking for how to clean your classroom before summer break?
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Handling upset parents as a teacher – because this will happen.
Welcome to “This or That,” a monthly chat where the authors of Reading ..
You’re a first year language arts teacher.
You’re probably excited. Hopefully you have a few ideas – and more than a few plans.
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Communicating with students outside of class will be a major part of your responsibility. Here are some questions to consider.
That first day of school with high school students, lots can be determined. Students will meet you for the first time, see your room for t..