Featured Readings

7 Summer Plans for Teachers

By Kelli Drummer-Avendano

A little rest and relaxation should be at the top of every teacher’s to-do list this summer. These past few months have been challenging, to say the least. However, once the dust has settled and you’ve caught up on your sleep, here are some ideas to turn the summer break into a learning opportunity for the teacher in you: 

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May is Teacher Appreciation Month!

Most people associate May with holidays such as Mother’s Day, Cinco de Mayo, and Memorial Day. But May is also designated as Teacher Appreciation Month. Even though we hope and expect children to appreciate their teachers (and mothers) all year round, having a month dedicated to recognizing the hard work and passion teachers put forth each day is important. It makes teachers feel as though the students really are respectful and appreciative of everything teachers do for them on a daily basis. 

Teacher Appreciation 

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Teacher's Corner (PreK-12)

6 Stress-Relief Techniques for Teachers

By- Kelli Drummer-Avendano

Let’s be honest: Teaching is stressful. After all, teachers are expected to be so much more than just experts in pedagogy. They have to be social workers, disciplinarians, entertainers, artists, parental figures, etc. Not to mention the added stress of high-stakes testing that has become the norm. Teacher burnout is a real problem, particularly during this time of year. Here are six simple techniques to keep stress at bay and keep you on your A-game. 

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