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Classroom Management Strategies and other Teacher Worthy Ideas

Category Archives: parenting skills

Parental Love

How do you show your love for your family?  Your parents?  Your Aunts?  Your husband or wife?  I’m absolutely guilty of not expressing this God given feeling to all my … Continue reading

February 14, 2018 · 1 Comment

Are You Fighting Fair?

Do you “fight fair?”  More importantly, have you taught your children to “fight fair?”  Since I’m “such an expert,” here’s a post from confidentparentsconfidentkids.org, that has some wonderful suggestions and … Continue reading

January 3, 2018 · 3 Comments

Is your child ready for Kindergarten?

How can you know if your child is ready for Kindergarten?  First of all, if you’re really concerned, contact a current Kindergarten teacher to find out the prerequisites for their … Continue reading

August 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

A Simple Notebook System for Classroom Management

Sometimes a teacher, new or experienced, needs to take notes concerning a student’s behavior both positive and negative.  Walking around with a cell app in use becoming more common. But, … Continue reading

July 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

80+ Ways You Can Cherish Your Child While Growing Up

Both of our sons are adults now, but I still cherish the times we said our prayers at night, their hugs for no reason, their giggles, their tents made from … Continue reading

July 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Telling or “Tattle Tailing?”

One of the most frustrating events in my life as a teacher/mother is when one of my students/children would “tattle tail” about whatever!  Do I hear any Amens? This practice … Continue reading

June 20, 2017 · 3 Comments

Are you a mother?

Are your children totally angelic?  Probably not… Are you looking for a blog and website that reassures mothers and gives some good advise? Are you a mother who searches for … Continue reading

June 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Parents, It’s Time to STOP Undermining Our Kids’ Teachers!

Oh, did I love reading this post from Huff Post Parents Canada.  I can’t tell you how many times I’ve observed parents “not being parents.”  Calling your child “bud,” “friend,” … Continue reading

March 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

Understanding Your Child’s Anger

The first time your little one shows anger it just about floors you!  As a mother, I was floored. I was wondering where he learned how to do that?  Then … Continue reading

March 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

School Wants Parents to Take Responsibility

Here’s a very interesting post about a school in Portugal that is strongly urging parents to take responsibility for the behavior of their children and their social and emotional training.  The … Continue reading

March 19, 2017 · Leave a comment