Improving student results, Professional Development, teachers pay teachers, Uncategorized

20 Questions to Help You Get Back on Track

In the next few months, my school, like every other in my state, will be preparing their School Plan for the next three years. As with any type of planning, we have a set of guidelines that the Government and Education Department want us to follow and stick to. As part of the executive team… Read More 20 Questions to Help You Get Back on Track

Literacy Resources, Music resources, Professional Development, Super Six Resources, teachers pay teachers, Teaching, Uncategorized

The Benefits of Teachers Pay Teachers

I have been a Teacher/Author on Teachers Pay Teachers for a few years now. I started after my school started a big push for improving literacy and using the Super Six. It helped me soooo much! I found resources that I could use in my classroom, the very next day. I knew that the resources… Read More The Benefits of Teachers Pay Teachers

Professional Development, teachers pay teachers, Teaching, Uncategorized

20 Questions to Help You Refocus

For me, I am nearing the end of the term, only one week to go. And, as I sit here wishing my time away, and counting down the days until the Easter holidays, I can’t help but wonder why I am feeling so exhausted. I have been teaching since 2001, so I should know the… Read More 20 Questions to Help You Refocus

Improving student results, Professional Development, teachers pay teachers, Teaching, Uncategorized

Help for Assignment Planning

Welcome to the last post in this little Planning for Success Series. This post is more about giving your students back some responsibility as they complete their assignments, and taking it from you! If you missed the any of the previous posts, click the links below. Data Post SMART Goals post Setting Schedules post Enrol… Read More Help for Assignment Planning

Improving student results, Professional Development, teachers pay teachers, Teaching, Uncategorized

Setting Schedules for Success

When it comes to planning, and teaching, it seems obvious that we as professionals would know that a schedule is very important. We live by them, eat by them, teach by them and even try to sleep by schedules! However, maybe I am a slow learner, it took me a long time to “get” the… Read More Setting Schedules for Success

Improving student results, Literacy Resources, Professional Development, teachers pay teachers, Teaching, Uncategorized

My Proven Tips for Creating SMART Goals that work!

This post is the second in my Planning series for the best 2017 ever! I will be giving you all of my tips to create a SMART goal, with templates, samples, freebies and even some free video training! So let’s get down to it. So firstly what is a SMART Goal? It certainly isn’t anything… Read More My Proven Tips for Creating SMART Goals that work!