Monday by the numbers

August 18, 2008

Baptism by Fire: 100 Essential Tips and Resources for Student Teachers If you or someone you care about is scared to death about his/her first student teaching assignment, this list will take away some of that stress. You’ll find tips … Continued

Monday by the numbers

July 14, 2008

Top 10 Office Supply Hacks – Get some extra mileage out of the supply closet. Lifehacker has 10 bonus uses for everyday office supplies. Keep snack foods fresh by using binder clips as chip clips. Did some clod write on … Continued

Monday by the Numbers

July 7, 2008

10 Virtually Instant Ways to Improve Your Life – I’m all for improving my life, but why does it have to take soooo long? Here are ten easy ways to pull yourself up by your boot straps courtesy of Stepcase … Continued

Carnival of Education #171: Career Fair

May 14, 2008

Welcome to the Carnival of Education Career Fair! We’ve retracted the bleachers and set up the booths on the gymnasium floor so these brave teachers can see what they might be doing if they weren’t teaching (perish the thought). Motivational … Continued

Mark Your Calendar and Share It

March 28, 2008

Assign a Day is an online calendar management system designed for teachers and students. It’s a free service that allows you to create and manage your classroom online and share assignments with your students. The interface is incredibly intuitive and … Continued

It Doesn't Get Much Worsely

March 12, 2008

Not indicative of its title, Worsely School in Canada has an impressive array of resources available to K – 12 Educators here. There are games, tools, and plans aplenty, so you might kill some time just exploring the site. There’s … Continued

How do You Manage Your Classroom?

March 6, 2008

What’s your classroom management style? Do you lay down the law? Do you try to relate to your students on a personal level? Classroom management is tricky in that every teacher is expected to know it even though no one … Continued

Manage Your Time Wisely with Class Timer

February 1, 2008

They say time is money. In a school, time is knowledge. For example, the time you spend getting your students to calm down after recess is time you no longer have to teach them their vocabulary words this week. To … Continued

Spruce Up Your Bulletin Boards: Classroom Displays Blog

December 27, 2007

Are you out of ideas for your classroom displays? Do you feel like you’ve accomplished all you can in the unforgiving medium of construction paper? If so, get inspired again by visiting the Classroom Displays Blog. Londoner Linda Hartley posts … Continued

Make an Electronic Sub Plan

December 14, 2007

Missing class terrifies many teachers. Not to knock brave substitute teachers – they’re in an unwinnable situation where they have to walk into unfamiliar territory and try to teach a subject they may or may not know. Still, when you … Continued