I love wearing graphic tees - the punnier and cornier the better. Anyone else? What are you favorite shops for shirts with funny quotes for the classroom?
Do you have a favorite water bottle? If I forget my Stanley at home I feel distraught (and dehydrated)!
I'm an elementary teacher, and I have limited space to store my hands-on manipulatives. What are some organizational items that have helped keep your classroom tidy?
I was asked to present a PD at our next PD Day on Literacy. It's my first presentation, and I'm nervous. Any advice?
What kind of translation services are available for students and families in your district?
Trying out flexible seating for the first time this year! Any tips on making the transition successful?
I have a kindergartener who is consistently 15-20 minutes late 3-4 times a week. I want to be empathetic and understanding, but they're also having a really difficult time adjusting in the morning…
I'm on FMLA, and I return to my classroom October 1st. How can I set my sub and students up for success at the beginning of the year?
Anyone know someone interested in an Elementary Art Teacher position? My district is hiring.
How much did you receive for classroom supplies this year. I just found out I have $460, that's more than I've ever had.
Do you leave campus for lunch or eat at school?
Do you still teach your students to use a planner? Or do you teach them to use a digital tool like Google Calendar?
Is anyone else teaching in a school without air? What are some ways you keep your classroom cool?
I'm creating a "First Day of School" slide deck with an about me and classroom expectations. What are some other must-haves you would include?
I took paternity leave in April of 2022 and applied for NJ FMLA. I received the debit card in the mail but no money was added to it. It’s says online there was info missing in my paperwork. I’ve sent …
Looking for ideas. We are short staffed and I got 8th grade lunch duty this year. It’s one other teacher and myself with 130+ wild animals 😳. I’m an eighth grade teacher myself and I love that age…
I teach eighth grade ELA. What’s everyone do on the first day of school? I’ve been at this a long time but I’m always looking for new creative ideas!
I asked awhile ago about support groups in north Jersey. I work in Bergen and live in Essex, however there are none. I am interested in starting something with other teachers, we can get together and …
I am curious about the student loan forgiveness program. Normally my husband and I make combined anywhere from 100 to 110,000 a year last year I worked nothing but overtime tutoring and home instructi…
Persistence paid off. Last Thursday I got offered a salaried position to teach preschool in a public school about 20 minutes from my house. It is not tenured because it is a leave replacement but at l…
Any advice for a new LDT-C? It’ll be my first year not teaching after over 7 years and I can’t even imagine what to expect!
I've mostly had wonderful para educators. This year, I've been assigned a para who is notorious for sitting on her phone. How can I build a positive relationship and set boundaries?
I was asked to share my lesson plans with my grade level by admin. I worked really hard on them, and I love to help. However, I'm now being asked to teach others the tech I used and clarify. It…
What are some of your favorite inclusive sayings for referring to the children in your classroom?