Daily Archives: August 8, 2011

Fortune Cookies for Teachers: 25 Ideas Every Teacher Should Keep in Mind

As another new school year gets under way, I have had some pre-service teacher friends, and fresh new teachers, who have asked me for advice as they start their first teaching position. I was able to sum up all the great advice that I have been given over the years from countless teacher colleagues, mentors, […]

Keys to Achieving Professional Balance 1

I recently reflected on what it was that helped me to remain in the teaching profession through the five-year mark. A sound piece of wisdom to ‘be present in all that you do’ helped me to identify five main areas of my life that needed equal attention. I consider these five areas of my life […]