For some, the school year has already began; for others, it's just a few days away. Either way, most educators have already been teaching for the past few days, or even weeks now, in the form of the "teacher dreams" (or nightmares) that haunt our sleep as the start of school approaches. Have a recurring … Continue reading Teaching in your dreams
Every teacher gets ready for the new school year differently. Some spend the summer crafting epic lessons, researching new pedagogy, and preparing a new icebreaker or two to try on the class. Others, well, they just break open a new bottle of aspirin as they steady themselves for the craziness that comes with the new … Continue reading Prepared for back to school?
As the start of the school year approaches, a phenomenon begins to take place among all teachers- the school dreams. How many of you are already having dreams of being back in the classroom? And, how many of you consider these dreams to be nightmares? Lol!
With the break ending, some educators can't wait to get back into the swing of things at school, but I can't help but wonder, how many of us are counting down the days until the next school vacation?
Many teachers start off their classes by getting to know their new students. This is where "icebreaker" activities come in handy. Check out this Throwback Thursday where one teacher took the term icebreaker a bit too literally!
By now school is in full swing and summer is all but a long forgotten memory... or is it? Here's one of my earlier cartoons reposted to keep that summertime nostalgia alive! Laugh, like and share! And by the way, I still want your first year teacher story; here's the link for what I'm looking … Continue reading Throwback Thursday- summertime nostalgia