SB1214 – California Tax Break for Teachers in Induction Programs

SB1214 – California Tax Break for Teachers in Induction Programs

In an effort to stay abreast of political actions that affect education, I will occasionally blog about current and/or proposed legislation. If the words “political” and “legislation” just made you uneasy, this is the perfect place for you. My intention is to keep it...
Quick Guide to Passing a Federal Bill

Quick Guide to Passing a Federal Bill

Alright people, think back to SchoolHouse Rock. Remember that little bill sitting on the stairs of Capitol Hill? If you can’t recall the song as well as I can, then you’ll probably be glad to not have it stuck in your head for the rest of the day. Instead, here’s a...
Getting Started with Growth Mindset

Getting Started with Growth Mindset

There are so many resources out there geared toward Growth Mindset that it can be overwhelming at times! I hope at this point, you’re feeling excited about growth mindset, but I’m sure you’re wondering – how can I add this to my already full plate?...
Charlottesville – It’s not a thing of the past

Charlottesville – It’s not a thing of the past

As if it’s not enough to keep being swallowed up by my terror of the events in Charlottesville while I’m trying to prep for back to school, the graphic video of pure hate in the form of a car keeps autoplaying any time I scroll through Facebook. How can...
Teacher Lesson Planning with Erin Condren

Teacher Lesson Planning with Erin Condren

If you know you already love EC, use my referral link! Click here to create your Erin Condren account and place your first order with your $10 discount. Each year, I try not to succumb to the lure of the amazingly cute Erin Condren planners. Yet somehow, each year, I...