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Back to School Planners, Tools, Lists – Oh My!

By Brisa Ayub September 17, 2020

It might be safe to say that now the rest of the world knows what many teachers have known for a long time – teachers have one of the hardest and time consuming jobs out there. Teaching requires planning, and a lot of it. With time outside of the classroom now blurred more than ever,… Read More

Setting Goals for The School Year During COVID

By Kelly Mendoza September 16, 2020

As a teacher at the start of this school year, you likely feel anxious and out of your comfort zone. Maybe way out of your comfort zone! Most, if not all, classrooms are different right now due to COVID-19, whether it’s distance learning, hybrid learning, or social distancing in the classroom. You’ve already had to… Read More

Back-to-School Icebreakers for Every Grade

By Brisa Ayub and The Editorial Team August 3, 2018

We have all experienced it. Those first day jitters. That first day of a new job, the first day of a new program or club that we joined and if it was especially memorable, we might be even able to remember that first day of school way back when. Firsts can bring up fears and… Read More