Utilizing Mail Chimp to Increase Parent Communication
How to use MailChimp for teachers in 5 quick steps, as well as a ideas for incorporating a newsletter to increase parent communication in your classroom.
100th Day of School : When I am 100 Years Old Project & Writing Activity
Seriously the cutest, most PERFECT project for the 100th day of school! I’ve been doing it every year for almost 20 years and it is always a total HIT! Parents and other teachers will freak out about how cute it is! You could do it in the weeks leading up the 100th day so they’re hanging up in the hall as the big day approaches… or it’s always fun to do them on the actual 100th day as well! Either way! It's a BEST-SELLER!
Yes, your students! Read about how to run an effective student-led parent teacher conference. It's empowering to have your students present to hear all the praise they're receiving, as well as goals they need to work on. Find out more before your next
100th Day of School Activities & Printables for 2nd and 3rd Grade
These 100th day activities for kids will give second and third grade teachers as well as homeschool parents fun teaching ideas for math, ELA, and a writing project on the 100th day of school. Ideal for 2nd and 3rd graders to use in literacy or math centers. Students will love the included gifts and 100th day certificates and the narrative writing project and self-portraits make a great January or February bulletin board too!
English Club Welcome to English Club online, helping you learn English or teach English. You'll find everything from lessons for learners to jobs for teachers, including fun pages like games, videos, quizzes and chat - all free!
ICT in the Early Years. While I'm wary of adding too much screen time to the school day without considering the TV and other media kids are exposed to at home, there is a place for short bursts of edtech with YLs.
8 Tips for Working with Parents of Special Needs Children
As a teacher, you will be communicating with students, other teachers as well as parents, and so it is important to be a conscious and effective communicator. This is particularly important when communicating with parents of your students with exceptionalities. This resource provides tips when communicating with those parents.
How to Handle Educational Naysayers
Educational naysayers get you down? As teachers, we will face angry people, people who are angry with education. Here's how to deal.
Teacher Support Force - Teaching Reading & Math Using Brain Science to Support Learning - lots of great tips
Help yourself prepare for parent/teacher conferences with this simple and easy-to-use notes sheet! This download includes a version for you to write down your notes as well as a slightly adjusted version that can be given to the parent. Happy conferencing!
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I Read With My Teacher Note Home
This is a great tool for not only teacher assessment, but to send home with the child so the parent's/guardian can see exactly what their child is doing while reading. Included are spaces to check off what the child did while reading, as well as spaces to fill in what you'd like to see them work on.
Back to School Owl Theme Open House, Parent Night Power Point Template