Time management is and always has been a struggle for educators. There is just so much we need to do, so many tasks piled on our plates. I'm sharing some of the things I've learned over the years that have helped me better manage my time and reclaim my pe
The unfortunate truth is that teachers today are competing with electronics in order to get students' attention in the classroom. This is a tough obstacle to be up against! To try help my fellow teachers start their lessons out strong, I'm sharing 20 ways
How to Beat Teacher Burnout: Practical Tips to Try Today
Teacher burnout is truly the worst. Read this post to get inspired with practical strategies you can implement today to tame the beast that is burnout. Get a free printable tip sheet to hang up or tape in your planner as
7 Tips for Work Life Balance as a Teacher - HoJo's Teaching
Finding work life balance as a teacher can be difficult. But with these seven steps any classroom teacher can put more time into doing what they love OUTSIDE of school! Click through to see which ones you can start today!
One of the age-old questions of teaching is about how teachers can free up time during the school day. While I know no one is perfect, and there are always miles of demands placed upon teachers, I've compiled a list of several things teachers can do to fr
Time to add some challenging fun to your classroom routine with Brain Teasers for teens! First, give these head-scratchers a try: When you’re ready, scroll down for the answers. Now, did you really… Pre class or middle of class brain teasers
This post shows how to bring green screen technology into the classroom using some table covers and an app for your phone or ipad! Imagine using these pictures for writing prompts or even unit themes bulletin board displays!
50+ Quick Ways to Get a Student to Complete Their Work
This funny math shirt is great for the nerdy math teacher who loves algebra, geometry and calculus and making corny jokes like "I got 99 problems and you're going to show your work on all of them." This teacher shirt is perfect for fans of teacher gifts,
This Spring has been incredibly busy and stressful for me as a teacher. I know we teachers sometimes need to know that we are not alone in our struggles. I think sharing tips for preventing stress are in order.