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Penny Pinching Plans for Teachers to Save Money on Pencils and Pens

Stop it.  Yes you, stop it.  You educators who are giving away free pencils at the expense of the school or your personal budget, stop doing that.  I know you … Continue reading

August 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

Using Fantasy Sports in the Classroom

“I think I’m in love…again.” —Andre Benjamin I think I have found a new addiction. Or at least I have found a healthy outlet to unload my lifelong infatuation with … Continue reading

January 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Clothes Do Make the Teacher

The controversy of the young Atlanta teacher’s clothing choice hit very close to home for me. The topic of “professionalism” in the field of education is a passionate subject I … Continue reading

September 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

Inspiration to Keep You Focused

Teachers!  If you need help recalibrating your GPS (gracious perspective system), then please watch this short story. It is too easy for us to get lost in our every day … Continue reading

April 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

5 Free Apps Every ELL Teacher Needs

More learning, more fun, more evidence for parents, and less trips to the copy machine! The following mobile applications are five programs that I have used with my students in … Continue reading

April 5, 2016 · 2 Comments