You've heard of "growth mindset" but you still might be wondering what growth mindset is all about! Growth mindset is a term that Carol Dweck, Ph.D., a leading researcher in the fields of ... Read More about Growth Mindset 101: What is growth mindset?
The end of the school year is a lot of fun, however closing out your classroom can seem a daunting task. You're still teaching, of course, but now you have items on that endless to-do list of things ... Read More about 15 Tips to Close out the School Year with Ease
Do you have leftover plastic Easter eggs this year? Great! Now you can save them and reuse them for a couple more weeks. Let me share with you FIVE fun and "egg"citing ways to reuse plastic Easter ... Read More about 5 Ways to Reuse Plastic Easter Eggs in Your Classroom
The idea of giving you tips on having a snow-themed day is slightly funny because I live in Southern California. In the winter time, we don't get snow. Our students don't get to play in the snow ... Read More about Snow-Themed Day, Books and a FREEBIE
It's the most wonderful time of the year... to spoil teachers! I've teamed up with some amazing teacher sellers to bring to you Stocking Stuffer Sunday (and Monday)! We are giving away amazing ... Read More about Stocking Stuffer Sunday
If the thought of Halloween being on a weekday FRIGHTENS you... I am right there with you! I keep thinking... how will the kids focus? How will I manage? How will I survive? Wait... WILL I ... Read More about Don’t Let Halloween FRIGHTEN You ~ FREEBIE Included
In this growth mindset series, we've talked about encouraging mistakes in your classroom, engaging students in meaningful learning, and now we'll talk about praising students the right way! Why ... Read More about STOP: Don’t tell your students they are smart!
Whether you've been in school for several weeks or half of the year, it is never too late to create a growth mindset classroom community! Building a better understanding of growth mindset is ... Read More about Creating a Growth Mindset Community
As you're heading back to school (virtually or in-person) and looking for something special to do for your students, you should consider sending them a letter! I'm sharing with you the secrets to an ... Read More about Secrets For An Awesome Back to School Letter
First things first... let's do a happy dance because you are on summer break! Second, what are you doing this summer? Big plans? Little plans? Every summer, I feel like I start off with great ... Read More about Teachers’ Summer Bucket List