This Thanksgiving we'd like to say we're thankful for teachers.

Thanksgiving for Teachers

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Thankful for Teachers With Thanksgiving around the corner, I want to take a moment and reflect on you – teacher. I’m thankful for teachers because it was a 3rd-grade teacher (sweet, little, old Irish Catholic superstar!) who taught me adults are role models for compassion and caring. I’m thankful for teachers because it was a […]

What does summer break say about a teacher's personality?

What does Summer Break say about your Personality?

Posted Posted in Research, Teaching

  Sure, the quiz is for fun, but it is based on the research for five major personality traits. We’ve reworded them as: the Adventurer the Energizer the Achiever the Compassionate Friend the Calmer We each share aspects from each trait, but summer time really reveals are most inner self…at least for teachers. <<  Attention […]

How do you maintain happiness, control stress, and be strong? Here are three keys to help.

How to be a Happier Teacher

Posted Posted in Strategies, Teaching

  Teacher happiness can be difficult to find sometimes. Look. What other profession provides almost no restroom breaks, works exclusively with developing humans, has a 20-minute lunch, and requires you to spend your own money for your professional tools? Let’s face it. Teaching is tough! But we knew that after our college internship. And we […]