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How to Avoid Back-to-School Anxiety

By Katie Hernandez The dreaded (and anticipated) email arrived in my school account last week. It was the one that informed us that the floor waxing was complete and that teachers were now able to go back to their rooms. This is the point in the...

How To Make Connections With ELL Families

In my five years of teaching, I have had many students who were English Language Learners (ELL). This can make contacting families especially challenging, but as with everything, we learn as we go! Here are some tips and tricks I’ve learned along...

5 Ways for Teachers to Make Money This Summer

  I’m sure you’ve seen the memes, mugs, shirts and more that light-heartedly mock a teacher’s salary. But teacher salaries have a bad rap for being low, and with good reason. While summer is a great time to relax and recharge, it is also a...

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