Five simple but effective ways to avoid teacher burnout

Burnout teachers are everywhere! Even if you love this profession, it can take over your life and cause you to experience burnout. In fact, 44% of K-12 teacher report feeling overwhelmed by the demands of their jobs. Burnout teachers are more likely to leave their jobs, have their mental health

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Making learning fun for students by being an adventurous teacher

We’ve all been there! We’re teaching a lesson, and our students couldn’t look more disinterested. It can be frustrating, especially since we spend time and effort planning our lessons. As teachers, we know that what we are teaching them is important. So why aren’t they paying attention? Well, chances are

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How to love teaching when you feel like quitting

I am writing this blog post for myself! Or mostly for myself! Teaching has always been my passion, but I went through a phase recently when the thought of stepping foot in a classroom again felt like a million knives. I never thought I would be the one to feel

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How to plan for a sub in less than ten minutes

We have all been there! Frantically typing up lesson plans at 4 am because one of our children woke up sick in the middle of the night, and now we need a sub. If I had a dime for all the hours I have spent planning for a substitute teacher,

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I help upper elementary dual language teachers with resources and ideas that promote bilingualism and biliteracy.  

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FREE WRITING PROMPTS IN SPANISH FOR GRADES 3-5

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