Tag: teacher

PD Review: Teach Like a PIRATE by Dave Burgess

“Increase student engagement, boost your creativity, and transform your life as an Educator.” Published: 2012 Pages: 176 Review: I met this book with a lot of skepticism, as I do most things that tout that they can boost my creativity and transform my life.… Continue Reading “PD Review: Teach Like a PIRATE by Dave Burgess”

Beat the Burnout! 5 Things To Do for a Reset

Teacher burnout is something that every teacher has heard about and most of us have experienced. We get worn down, exhausted, and frustrated. Our to-do lists never seem to improve and our motivation dwindles every minute.  Feeling burnt out sucks! I have felt it… Continue Reading “Beat the Burnout! 5 Things To Do for a Reset”

Email Etiquette! 3 Things to Remember While Planning

One of the most important things we can do in this technological age is review Email Etiquette with our students. Even if the students have practiced Email Etiquette before, reviewing this material helps reinforce good habits and gives them opportunities to practice good communication.… Continue Reading “Email Etiquette! 3 Things to Remember While Planning”

The Most Important Thing to do This School Year

The new school year is fast approaching. That means teachers are flocking to Target for last minute supplies, some are sleeping in to stock up on rest, some are already planning units and materials for the year, and others are stressed about what they… Continue Reading “The Most Important Thing to do This School Year”