I love Spring Break. It signals the beginning of warm weather…well, most of the time. It also cues me to spend some time partaking in a couple of my Spring Break teaching rituals so I thought I would share them with you.
I had an Ah-ha moment this evening. It wasn’t one of those life changing epiphanies-sorry to disappoint, but it was pretty moving for me on a professional level.
there are a few strategies I pull out to try and honestly, they usually work! So today, I decided to tell you about my Final Frontier of Behavior Interventions or my “Backup and Punt” routine when nothing is working and I find myself going nowhere and making no progress with a student.
Today I almost choked a lady in front of me in the grocery store! She was talking to the cashier about “Teachers being so lucky and OVERPAID because they have 4 whole months off in the Summer?!?!?!” I wanted to show her my paycheck, our school district calendar (we are ONLY off 6 weeks in […]