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Classroom Management

Learn how to build a community focused classroom that functions well with routines, structure and organization.

Helping students get back into the school routine after a holiday break can be challenging. Check out these great ideas for goal setting and re-establishing your classroom routine from the 2 Peas and a Dog blog.

New Years Goal Setting and Re-establishing Classroom Routines

New Years Goal Setting and Classroom Routines: The new year has officially begun, and we had an excellent discussion on our Tuesday night #2ndaryELA chat about helping students with setting realistic goals and on how to re-establish classroom expectations…

Effective and realistic strategies to help teachers survive and cope with teacher burnout from the 2 Peas and a Dog blog.

Tips for Avoiding Teacher Burnout

Teacher burnout is a real fact of a career in teaching. Every year the demands increase, but no other tasks gets removed to compensate for this additional workload. We had a really good #2ndaryELA Twitter chat on this topic…

Classroom Management in the Music Classroom

I love finding new and inspiring ideas when I visit teaching friends in other specialty subjects. My 8th grade homeroom students get instrumental music twice a week from their music teacher. If it were me teaching music with my…

How to Help Students Be More Organized

I am linking up this month with a great group of teacher bloggers for our monthly Bright Ideas Blog Posts. This month I am going to cover how to help your students be more organized.  Do your students struggle…

Amazing end of the year tips and activities from experienced teachers. Reduce your stress and stay focused from the 2 Peas and a Dog blog.

Fantastic Ideas to End the Year School

Hello Readers, I am linking up with some great blogs to help you sail more smoothly into summer. Below are some of my favourite year end tips. Final Exam Tip Give students time in class to review for the…

Managing Technology in the Classroom

Over the past few weeks I have been working with teachers from other neighbouring schools on purposefully integrating more technology into our teaching. It has been a great learning experience for myself and I am excited to share a…