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Creatively Starting the New School Year

On Monday, the new school year begins with a week of meetings, teacher prep, and personal development. The following Monday, the students arrive. As it is right now, I’ve got 25 students, which is the most students I’ve ever had … Continue reading

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Although I am in denial, I am looking at the calendar, and just like counting the days until the last day of school, I am now counting the days to the beginning of school. It isn’t that I don’t like … Continue reading

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One of the best classroom management strategies I have involves using the days of the week. When I explain it to my students and begin to use it, they agree that it is fair and easy. Students want things to … Continue reading

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“I Miss the Kids… Because That’s What It’s All About”

“I Miss the Kids… Because That’s What It’s All About” This afternoon while I was shopping for my mother’s birthday present (She’ll be 83 this Saturday!), I saw a former coworker as I glanced across the top of the clothes … Continue reading

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Craft Sticks and Class Management

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