On an *almost* weekly basis, a teacher reaches out to tell me that they are struggling with papers. They want to know what to do with all of the papers or how to organize them. But what if we looked at it differently? What if, instead of figuring out how to organize papers, we figured out a way to … [Read more...] about 4 Ways to Conquer the Classroom Paper Mess
What I am about to say might be a little divisive... I am over the Pinterest Perfect Classrooms. Classroom organization is more than just a pretty classroom! In order to create a clutter free classroom, you don't need Pinterest perfection. You need classroom organization supplies that will actually … [Read more...] about Classroom Organization Supplies and How to Use Them!
Teachers care A LOT about their students. As educators, we want to do everything we can to provide the absolute best opportunities for our students. That means teachers are constantly putting themselves on the back burner. And you know what happens to the food on the back burner? The things we … [Read more...] about Setting Effective Teacher Goals with the PowerSheets Planner
Teachers are leaders and leaders are readers! I think, as teachers, it is so important we read. Not only to model to our students, but also to grow our own understanding of things outside of "our" world. Today I am sharing some of my top books of 2020 and all time. These books have brought me joy … [Read more...] about Top Books of 2020…So far!
When I started out in the classroom, I didn't have a good handle on work-life balance. In fact, when I left the classroom in 2018 to move abroad I have up more than 20 days of paid leave. That's why I am so passionate about talking with people about work-life balance for teachers. It is crucial … [Read more...] about Improve Work-Life Balance for Teachers in 20 Minutes
Hey Teachers! It’s only September but I am already thinking about 2021. Partially because PowerSheets launch next month and I am super stoked to get my fresh goal planning journal and get started on dreaming up what’s next for me and for TSOT. But also because in a few short months Cody and I will … [Read more...] about TSOT Update