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Classroom Management Strategies and other Teacher Worthy Ideas

Monthly Archives: April, 2015

Best APPs For Students, Parents, Teachers in Education

I just found this website that contains hundreds of apps for children, parents, and teachers.  I have never seen such a list before!  Thank you, Katie Williams for publishing this … Continue reading

April 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Alternatives to Traditional Homework

I just saw this chart shared by Allen Shaw on his Leadership in Education site.  He’s with the University of Virginia.  Why not use this type of homework in this Spring … Continue reading

April 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Help! How can I get my students to be engaged the minute they enter?

I feel your frustration and have so been there, especially this time of the school year. I just saw this article by the blog, teachthought.com, and there are wonderfully easy … Continue reading

April 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

Tech Zombie Symdrome?

Are you having trouble falling asleep almost every night?  Here’s an article that I just saw on Linkedin about the blue lights we have on almost every tech device “known … Continue reading

April 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Individual Students Responsible for their Own Success?

The answer is yes!  During the last 5 years of my teaching 3rd grade, I required my students to analyze their own test data to help them understand their responsibility … Continue reading

April 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

52 Character Building Thoughts for Children

Parents and teachers:  here are 52 wonderful character building thoughts and discussion points you can use with your children and students during a Social Studies lesson or discussion.  They’re also … Continue reading

April 6, 2015 · 1 Comment