A Day in the Life of a Teacher

Posted on Mon, 02/24/2014 - 09:04
Morning comes way too early. I just closed my eyes and now it is time to start all over again. The morning shower is about the only time I am going to have today with a little silence. I have found myself standing under the water a little longer each day as the school year is passing.

The Teacher Dropout Rate

Posted on Mon, 02/03/2014 - 11:09
An interesting study from Alliance for Education Excellence found here provides some interesting findings on why teachers are leaving the teaching profession. Here are the top three reasons for the teacher dropout rate:

Who has Time for Behaviors?

Posted on Thu, 12/05/2013 - 17:45
There aren’t many peophttple busier than teachers. Between a room full of kids, state and federal mandates for learning standards, testing, parents, PTAs, homework to grade, tests to give, lesson plans to write, tutoring to provide, lunch duty today and bus duty tomorrow, extra-curricular, co-curricular…