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5 budget friendly flexible seating alternatives from 2 Peas and a Dog.

5 Budget Friendly Flexible Seating Ideas

With any new “must have” thing that appears in the education sphere I take time to evaluate it before I implement it in my classroom. Flexible seating was no different. When I saw that teachers were once again spending…

5 More Mistakes New Teachers Make

A few years ago I wrote a blog post called 5 Mistakes New Teachers Make. I have had time to reflect on more of my experiences working with new teachers and I am ready to add to my original…

How To Prepare For An Unexpected Sick Day

It can happen to any teacher —– you go to bed feeling normal and you wake up feeling terrible. In those short hours of sleep, your body stopped fighting all those germs you brought home and raises the “it’s…

End of the Year Classroom Management Strategies

The end of the year always sneaks up on me. One moment it’s Christmas time – then all of a sudden daylight savings, warmer days and May and June emerge out of nowhere. I always tell myself – “This…