Becoming a Teacher

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The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery. Mark Van Doren

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Megan Dredge - Practical and relevant resources for teachers.

Who dares to teach must never cease to learn. John Cotton Dana

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Megan Dredge - Practical and relevant resources for teachers.

Happy First Day of School - Back to School Teacher Shirt

Happy First Day of School - Back to School Teacher Shirt

Happy First Day of School Shirt - 1st Day T-shirt - Back To School Tee - Teacher ShirtAll of our shirts are 100% cotton for comfort and durability. All graphics are designed by me and applied with high quality heat transfer vinyl material.{TO ORDER}Choose your size from drop downIf you do not see your choice available

Teach a child how to think, not what to think. Sidney Sugarman

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Megan Dredge - Practical and relevant resources for teachers.

Bright Kid President Quotes

Bright Kid President Quotes

Love Kid President's positive messages and want them displayed in your classroom? Look no further. I have created a colorful set of 10 of my favorite Kid President quotes. Love the quotes, but they don't fit your theme? Message me! I'd be happy to create these to match your classroom theme :) Mak...

9 Kid President Quotes You Need in Your Life

9 Kid President Quotes You Need in Your Life — Kensie Kate

Some things I'm a fan of: Saltwater sandals, babies, new pens, and Kid President. More than anything, I want to put more good into the world. I tell everyone that I just want to spend the rest of my life creating happy things that make people smile (that's actually the Kensie Kate mission

Special Education Morning Daily Work Warm Up Life Skills Classroom with IEP Goals #Specialeducation #Lifeskills #Dailywork #Warmup #Backtoschool #Teacherspayteachers #Creativeresources #SPED #IEP #IEPgoals

Special Education Daily Warm Up Life Skills with Pre-Written IEP Goals

I created this unit to let my students reflect on their surroundings each morning. My students really like knowing the routine of these warm-ups every day! Use these warm-ups to start your day out with basic and functional information. This unit comes with two sections you can use each day.Warm-Ups:...

Teachers gonna teach teach teach. That's what they gotta do. This pencil and apple teacher themed shirt is perfect for any instructor in your life that has put a smile on your face and has broadened your knowledge of the world around you or the world around your child. So for every teacher out there, just keep teaching.

Teachers Gonna Teach Teach Teach T-Shirts | LookHUMAN

Our t-shirts are made from preshrunk 100% cotton and a heathered tri-blend fabric. Original art on men’s, women’s and kid’s tees. All shirts printed in the USA. Teachers gonna teach teach teach. That's what they gotta do! This pencil and apple teacher themed shirt is perfect for any instructor in your life that has put a smile on your face and has broadened your knowledge of the world around you or the world around your child. So for every teacher out there, just keep teaching!

This is why we homeschool

This is why we homeschool

.Funny teacher quote, teacher saying

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Today I'm linking up with Cara over at The First Grade Parade for her Friday Link Up- Favorite Pins! If you follow me on Pinterest you know I am a late night Pinterest addict. I lay in bed just pinning away on my phone. Totally romantic, right? Here are some of my favorite funny pins from this week! Things That Crack Me Up This is funny because I totally threw a 1st birthday party for my dog Lily. She even had dog-friends come as guest. Yep. Story of my life. I totally need to be a better…

So the mother asked, 'What can he do to bring up his grade?' And I said, 'Well, contact Michael J. Fox and ask to borrow that Delorean. Set it for September.'

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Free and Funny Workplace Ecard: So the mother asked, "What can he do to bring up his grade?" And I said, "Well, contact Michael J. Fox and ask to borrow that Delorean. Set it for September." Create and send your own custom Workplace ecard.

DIY painted mini-globes perfect for end of the year teacher gift

Weekend Recap & $12 DIY Painted Globe | Honey We're Home

Three cheers for the long weekend and short week! I hope you had/have a good one! It helped us transition into the summer vacation that I swear snuck right up on us. But, we were lucky to have a few really nice, sunshiny days this weekend to go to the pool, which made it start to feel like summer. Mama even got herself a pina colada. #whoa! And Jordan dipped her itty bitty toes into the water for the first time. I just died over her in this swimsuit and hat! Too cute!!! I’m paranoid…

Why are Scissor Skills So Important?!?! FREE printable for parents, teachers and administrators.

Integrating the Arts in Kindergarten

Kindergarten has changed so much since I was in Mrs. Ryan's half day class back in the 80's. Kindergartners have gone from playing house to...

Where is the COLOR? My new favorite outfit is my mustard pants, a dark tank, and my turquoise old-man sweater.

10 pieces >> 100 outfits! | Color Me Courtney

this post is for the budget-ista && sets out to prove that you don’t have to have a big closet to create countless outfits! So in today’s post, let me show you how to make …

Teaching Is The Act Of Sharing Typographic Print. Teacher Sign. Teaching Quote. Gift For Teachers. Teacher Appreciation Wall Art.

Teacher Gift Idea Print Teaching Is The Act Of Sharing | Etsy

Teaching is the act of sharing the knowledge weve been given by others with the hope that someday, in some way, it again will be passed on. - Kathy Jeffords (me) I think we all have at least one special teacher who continue to impact our lives long after weve left their classroom. Heres to them!

An Open Letter to Administrators of Special Educators

An Open Letter to Administrators of Special Educators

Dear administrators, Let me start off by saying that I write this letter on behalf of special educators. While it's true that I might not speak for every single special ed teacher, after spending 10 years in the classroom, I like to think I speak for many. First off, we truly appreciate all th

Tracking accommodations and modifications for special education teachers.

Tracking Accommodations Easily and Efficiently

classroom tips, resources, & teaching ideas for upper elementary classrooms | special education and co-teaching support | guided research projects

Why I Choose To Be An Education Major For me, why I switched careers

Why I Choose To Be An Education Major

Other than the cute cardigans and abundant amount of coffee

Children are NOT a distraction from more important work. They are THE MOST important work.

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"Children are NOT a distraction from more important work. They are THE MOST important work." -John Trainer, MD This is something I need to be reminded of - isn't that sad? A testament to our culture, I'd say. I'm applauded more on a daily basis for my artwork than for the steady and very challenging full-time job I do each day as mother. Let us not soon forget what truly matters! In the end, my art won't really amount to much... but those two little souls depending on me for guidance…

Top 5 interview questions for primary teaching. Elementry school question and answers for interviews.

Top 5 Interview Questions for Primary School Teachers and Answers

A dreaded interview! Most people hate them and no wonder, what are they going to ask you? Look no further, take a look at these typical questions and model answers to help you.

Using Kagan in the first weeks of kindergarten

Kagan in the Early Weeks

A kindergarten blog

21 signs youre an education major explained by the cast of Parks and Rec

21 Signs You're An Education Major

You know you picked the right profession.

Teacher Talk Blog: This is outfit is comfortable yet put together well. It also demonstrates modestly, professionalism, and sets a tone of authority in the classroom.

Teacher Talk Blog: This is outfit is comfortable yet put together well. It also demonstrates modestly, professionalism, and sets a tone of authority in the classroom.

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Teacher Off Duty

You will love how comfy yet stylish this light weight shirt will feel on your skin! Makes a GREAT gift for teachers!PROCESSING TIME:-Most orders ship within 1-2 business days! Processing times are always accurately updated and posted. Occasionally, this may not be the case, but typically, we get your order moving ASAP.

The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery. Mark Van Doren

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Megan Dredge - Practical and relevant resources for teachers.

Who dares to teach must never cease to learn. John Cotton Dana

Free Stuff

Megan Dredge - Practical and relevant resources for teachers.

Happy First Day of School - Back to School Teacher Shirt

Happy First Day of School - Back to School Teacher Shirt

Happy First Day of School Shirt - 1st Day T-shirt - Back To School Tee - Teacher ShirtAll of our shirts are 100% cotton for comfort and durability. All graphics are designed by me and applied with high quality heat transfer vinyl material.{TO ORDER}Choose your size from drop downIf you do not see your choice available

Teach a child how to think, not what to think. Sidney Sugarman

Free Stuff

Megan Dredge - Practical and relevant resources for teachers.

Bright Kid President Quotes

Bright Kid President Quotes

Love Kid President's positive messages and want them displayed in your classroom? Look no further. I have created a colorful set of 10 of my favorite Kid President quotes. Love the quotes, but they don't fit your theme? Message me! I'd be happy to create these to match your classroom theme :) Mak...

9 Kid President Quotes You Need in Your Life

9 Kid President Quotes You Need in Your Life — Kensie Kate

Some things I'm a fan of: Saltwater sandals, babies, new pens, and Kid President. More than anything, I want to put more good into the world. I tell everyone that I just want to spend the rest of my life creating happy things that make people smile (that's actually the Kensie Kate mission

Special Education Morning Daily Work Warm Up Life Skills Classroom with IEP Goals #Specialeducation #Lifeskills #Dailywork #Warmup #Backtoschool #Teacherspayteachers #Creativeresources #SPED #IEP #IEPgoals

Special Education Daily Warm Up Life Skills with Pre-Written IEP Goals

I created this unit to let my students reflect on their surroundings each morning. My students really like knowing the routine of these warm-ups every day! Use these warm-ups to start your day out with basic and functional information. This unit comes with two sections you can use each day.Warm-Ups:...

Teachers gonna teach teach teach. That's what they gotta do. This pencil and apple teacher themed shirt is perfect for any instructor in your life that has put a smile on your face and has broadened your knowledge of the world around you or the world around your child. So for every teacher out there, just keep teaching.

Teachers Gonna Teach Teach Teach T-Shirts | LookHUMAN

Our t-shirts are made from preshrunk 100% cotton and a heathered tri-blend fabric. Original art on men’s, women’s and kid’s tees. All shirts printed in the USA. Teachers gonna teach teach teach. That's what they gotta do! This pencil and apple teacher themed shirt is perfect for any instructor in your life that has put a smile on your face and has broadened your knowledge of the world around you or the world around your child. So for every teacher out there, just keep teaching!

This is why we homeschool

This is why we homeschool

.Funny teacher quote, teacher saying

.

Today I'm linking up with Cara over at The First Grade Parade for her Friday Link Up- Favorite Pins! If you follow me on Pinterest you know I am a late night Pinterest addict. I lay in bed just pinning away on my phone. Totally romantic, right? Here are some of my favorite funny pins from this week! Things That Crack Me Up This is funny because I totally threw a 1st birthday party for my dog Lily. She even had dog-friends come as guest. Yep. Story of my life. I totally need to be a better…

So the mother asked, 'What can he do to bring up his grade?' And I said, 'Well, contact Michael J. Fox and ask to borrow that Delorean. Set it for September.'

Workplace

Free and Funny Workplace Ecard: So the mother asked, "What can he do to bring up his grade?" And I said, "Well, contact Michael J. Fox and ask to borrow that Delorean. Set it for September." Create and send your own custom Workplace ecard.

DIY painted mini-globes perfect for end of the year teacher gift

Weekend Recap & $12 DIY Painted Globe | Honey We're Home

Three cheers for the long weekend and short week! I hope you had/have a good one! It helped us transition into the summer vacation that I swear snuck right up on us. But, we were lucky to have a few really nice, sunshiny days this weekend to go to the pool, which made it start to feel like summer. Mama even got herself a pina colada. #whoa! And Jordan dipped her itty bitty toes into the water for the first time. I just died over her in this swimsuit and hat! Too cute!!! I’m paranoid…

Why are Scissor Skills So Important?!?! FREE printable for parents, teachers and administrators.

Integrating the Arts in Kindergarten

Kindergarten has changed so much since I was in Mrs. Ryan's half day class back in the 80's. Kindergartners have gone from playing house to...

Where is the COLOR? My new favorite outfit is my mustard pants, a dark tank, and my turquoise old-man sweater.

10 pieces >> 100 outfits! | Color Me Courtney

this post is for the budget-ista && sets out to prove that you don’t have to have a big closet to create countless outfits! So in today’s post, let me show you how to make …