Worried About That Student on Your Class List? (Just remember these 5 things)

You don’t like what you are thinking. How you are feeling, They’re somebody’s kid. Someone’s world. But you can’t help it. Seeing her name on your class list has you worried. All you can think about are class disruptions, interrupted instruction and stand-offs. Please know that that doesn’t mean you’re a bad person. We’ve all […]

What Teachers Should be Thinking About On Thursday

Just two days left before the weekend. If you’re having a tough week, just remember you’re almost there. And if you’re week is going well, then keep riding the wave. It’s easy to shrug your shoulders at Thursday because it’s not Humpday, like Wednesday and it’s not Friday, the last day before you get a […]

What Teachers Should Be Thinking About on Wednesday

Hump day! I have never fully understood the hoopla that surrounds Wednesdays. Yes, halfway through the day the work week is halfway over. Yes, you sort of feel like the weekend is within sight. And yes, you begin to feel as if you have finally gained some momentum. Okay, I get it now. Having said […]