Classroom management. What strategies do you have for a 4th grade class. Beginning of the year was awesome. Built some great relationships. Now they don’t care. I know it is … more
Librarians/Media Techs out there. Do you know what is wrong with this book? Star Talk by Neil deGrasse Tyson? A fellow employee (of the same school district) shared that she is removing the book from … more
Teachers, do you feel that you are more lenient with students who misbehave, but are great academically?
Teachers of 3rd to 5th grades, what is your response to students who are defiant? How do you gain compliance with these students to complete work, follow instructions, etc. thanks
Security Solutions donated two Rapid-Deploy safe boards to West Elementary School (2 sped classrooms got it).
It’s the first school in the US to put the rapid deploy convertible saferooms in place. When deployed, the saferoom ca… more
Is anyone feel completely defeated? This is my 10 year teaching. I moved from Puerto Rico to US in hopes for a better salary. But, even more than that I was searching for a better job/school culture. … more
I had to say goodbye to a coworker who had a heart attack and had to leave teaching because of his health. He had moved from out of state, but the students were so out of control and mean to him that … more
Good Tuesday morning everyone 🤗. This is your morning DJ spinning the tunes 🎶 to get you movin and groovin through your day. Our next artist on the rap concert series gave us hits like: "Dilemma, Hot in Herre, and Ride Wit Me.” Enjoy, stay safe, hydrated, warm or dry and have a blessed day while commuting to work listening to;
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Teachers, please be careful to listen to your students’ conversations today & reassure them of their safety. We think it’s scary to be teachers today; imagine being a child afraid for your safety … more
Sending love to all teachers everywhere today, but especially those in Tennessee. My heart is broken that this has happened again.
Another school shooting.. here we go again. The outrage that we should do more but is anyone really doing the right more? What is the right more? Who is to blame? What can we do that will have an imme… more
Good Tuesday morning everyone 🤗. This is your morning DJ spinning the tunes 🎶 to get you movin and groovin through your day. Our next artist on the Rodeo concert series gave us hits like: “Dirt Road Anthem, My Kinda Party and Trouble With a Heartbreak.” Enjoy, stay safe, hydrated, warm or dry and have a blessed day while commuting to work listening to;
If you are an NEA member, please tell them to change the venue of the National Meeting from Florida to a pro-education state. One where teachers and teaching are respected.
What are you wearing or doing tomorrow to show your outrage about the Tennessee school shooting? Teachers, shouldn’t we be doing more?!
Effective classroom management tips https://www.facebook.com/reel/945581243527924?fs=e&s=aEkTS0&mibextid=q5o4bk… more
Do you feel districts need to do a better job at their attendance policy? If so how do you think we should fix it? If not how is your district handling it?
There seems to be a trend of high turnover of superintendents lately? How many superintendents have your district gone through in the last 5 years?
Another school shooting @ private Christian school in Nashville.
3 adults and 3 children dead.
Shooter is female (rare) and is dead.
Good morning everyone 🤗. This is your morning DJ spinning the tunes 🎶 to get you movin and groovin through your day. Continuing on with the rap concert series is an artist who has hits like: “Tha Crossroads, Thuggish Ruggish Bone, and 1st of the Month.” Enjoy, stay safe, hydrated, warm or dry and have a blessed day while commuting to work listening to;
What are everyone's thoughts on this? Personally, I disagree with this whole stance, it's art and it's weird that we're demonising historical artwork
I want to have a girls only STEM group, but admin is against saying it would be discriminatory against the boys. I think it’s really important for girls to have a safe space to explore these fields at… more
Looking for some ideas of good interview questions. I am on the selection board for choosing our "Mr. and Ms." to represent our high school next school year. This is my first year doing this… more
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Good morning everyone 🤗. This is your morning DJ spinning the tunes 🎶 to get you movin and groovin through your day. Continuing on with the Rodeo concert series is an artist who has hits like: “Why Wait for Summer, Pants and Don’t Let Her.” Enjoy, stay safe, hydrated, warm or dry and have a blessed day while commuting to work listening to;
Shift in education Brain Dump Question: Where can we hold families accountable but also take pressure off? Create 1/2 days so students who can’t be in the classroom@can learn from home? I feel like t… more
My son is in fourth grade and he has not brought any school work home all year. Is that normal? I always send my students school work home.
Went on an extra week of vacation after spring break. Worked on sub notes for weeks, had all copies made, had notes on behaviors, sent out emails to all staff letting them know I would be gone. (I hav… more
I need some advice. I'm scared of getting into trouble. So I smoke cigarettes. I know schools districts don't ban smoking, but I'm wary of setting a good example. I don't drive so I wa… more
Should we do away with educators being paid based on tax revenue and just pay them a base comfortable living wage across the country?
If yes, why?
If no, why not?