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Does anyone else feel like families are more involved after virtual learning?

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How much time to you get at the beginning of the year to set-up your classroom?

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Does your school have metal detectors or other safety measures?

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Part of my overwhelming exhaustion is definitely the difficulty I have getting to and staying asleep. What has helped you? Hoping to try out different things the next 2 months and hopefully have some … more

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Most looking forward to all the extra time ahead with my pups! Share a pic of your pets if you have them!

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Does your school have extended day? What time do you get in, what time do you get out - and do you think it has improved your school?

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What summer activities are most popular in your state? Which are your favorite?

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How do you respond when you hear someone say, "those who can't do teach?" I despise that quote!

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If I wasn't a teacher, I'd want to be a _________.

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My favorite part of summer is having more time to cook & bake. What are you favorite summer dishes?

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What show is your guilty pleasure? I've been secretly binging Selling Sunset in my freetime.

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Does your school offer a lot of opportunities for students to engage in the community?

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What's on your summer reading list?

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Anyone spend a lot of their summer just dreading the approaching fall? What has helped you practice mindfulness/living in the moment and manage anxiety?

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Our last day is June 27th. I can already feel my student's motivation slipping. How do you keep your students motivated through the end of the year?

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Has anyone made the move to becoming a virtual teacher for your school? How is it going?

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Favorite end of the year books to read with elementary students?

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What's one helpful thing your instructional coach does? For the first time, my instructional coach allowed me to set my own goals. I was finally able to work on something I wanted to work on!

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What's one piece of advice that's changed the way you teach?

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Where is your summer happy place?

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When is your last day of school?

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What would make you feel appreciated by families and/or administrators?

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Do you feel motivated by awards like "teacher of the year?"

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Hopefully next year we can resume in-person field trips. For now, I'm looking at virtual options. Have you had any great experiences with virtual fieldtrips?

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What do you do with your students on the last day of school?

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Do you feel supported by your administator? I usually do, but this year with the shortage of teachers/subs taking time off was really difficult. I could tell he was upset when I requested time off.

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Has anyone else watched Abbott Elementary? I LOVE it. However, sometimes it hits a little too close to home. Haha!

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I just graduated with my teaching certificate! How did you decide your school was going to be a good fit for you?

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Do you work over the summer, or do you take time for yourself?

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This summer, I can't wait to _________.

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What's the most memorable thing that happend in your classroom this year?

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Do you provide a summer learning packet for students? What do you usually add to it?

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How do you celebrate the end of the school year? I'm treating myself to a spa day!

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What are some ideas for an inexpensive graduation gift?

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I'm a huge book lover, and I'm starting to build my summer reading list. Any recommendations?

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Does your school place a limit on the number of copies you can make?

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I have a very introverted 2nd grader. How to I help her feel comfortable with group work/participation?

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Do you spend time with your coworkers/princpal outside of work?

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Drop a quote or mantra that's getting you through this week.

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Is anyone going on a field trip this year? I'm beyond excited for the zoo next week!

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