Is DeVos Bad for Education? A liberal teacher remains confused…

I was chilling, doing some busy work like deleting old stuff from my iCal agenda, and listening to a podcast about Trump’s pick for Education Secretary Betsy DeVos. Everything was going good until they had a high-ranking union person from Massachusetts critiquing DeVos, and I sat there confused… From my Twitter feed, the news, and … More Is DeVos Bad for Education? A liberal teacher remains confused…

8 Tips for Helping a Student with Challenging Behaviors

  I don’t know if it’s because I was labeled as having ODD (Oppositional Defiant Disorder) and was in Special Education for six years with the bigger label of ED (Emotionally Disturbed), or if it’s just because many of the students I have worked with over the years have had behavior concerns, but behavior intervention … More 8 Tips for Helping a Student with Challenging Behaviors

Fighting Procrastination: Tips for how to get the ball rolling

Like any spedukator worth their salt, I got this idea from a co-worker friend and ran with it.  Thusly speaking, this is a shout out to Mr. Dave Albert, High School Math teacher at Carol Morgan School, thanks for letting me know about this idea.              5 10 15            5 10 … More Fighting Procrastination: Tips for how to get the ball rolling