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Flexible Seating Done Right!

I am sure by now that you have heard the term flexible seating and maybe you even have yoga balls, bean bags, a couch, and some desks with their legs off in your classroom. 171 more words


Stepping into the New Year

The first week back got off to a good start with a package arriving from Australia from my sister with some super cool prezzos for the kids and the best surprise of all a pair of shoes from when I was in Grade 9! 672 more words

Setting up your classroom for the new school year

Teachers are not only teachers. They are interior designers, too. They plan and organize how their classroom would look like before welcoming a new batch of children. 160 more words

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Being Creative with Creativity

Walk into any classroom today, and I will bet you $100 most of the kids are sitting in a desk with a piece of paper or computer in front of them. 606 more words




Some students don’t have any idea where they came from. How heartbreaking to think that some students have no idea about their heritage or their background. 382 more words


About middle level teaching: Nobody wants to be the Junior Varsity*

If you ever want to upset middle school principals,  call their schools “Junior Highs ”.  No self respecting middle school educator wants to think they are cultivating “junior high” conditions.   720 more words

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