Category Archives: Teachers Pay Teachers

What You Need to Know about Taking Tickets in Class

“May I have your ticket, please?”  When I hear this question I envision a train full of passengers with a conductor, in a blue suit and flat topped hat, walking… Read more »

Back to School Sale!!

  Load up your shopping cart with those items that you’ve been wanting for the 2017-18 school year!  August 1-2 will be the annual Back to School Sale at Teachers… Read more »

Using Social Media to Engage Your Students

Today’s students are all about social media.  If it’s not Instagram, it’s Snapchat, Twitter, or Facebook.  If it weren’t for school rules regarding phone usage in school, we may never… Read more »

A Fun & Valuable Way to Meet with Peers

We teachers spend far too much time in our own classrooms, dealing with our own students, and planning our own lessons.  Thank goodness for the staff room where we can… Read more »

Leading our Response to Intervention Team

Response to Intervention (RTI), Student Support Team (SST), Multi-Disciplinary Team (MDT), Behavior Intervention Team (BIT); it can be called by a myriad of names. It is this team that comes… Read more »

The Unique Iditarod Brings Excitement about Learning

  “The Last Great Race” takes place in Alaska each winter.  Numerous strong and amazing men and women gear up their sleds and tether in their dogs in order to… Read more »

Eleven Secrets for Making Testing Season Less Obnoxious

It’s standardized testing season.  Unlike Mother Nature’s seasons, this season is not looked forward to, especially by educators.  You can turn to just about any Facebook page, Twitter feed, or… Read more »