Welcome back and oh my laawwwd a second post within a week! There must be something in the water to make me feel motivated enough to make a second post. As I stated in my previous post “Moving Away from Perfection” I talked about how I have battled the ideal of being the perfect … Continue reading HELP! Riding that online teaching struggle bus!!!
I’m sitting here in the bedroom of my three bedroom townhouse as my wife reads Harry Potter. The shutdown of schools and the social distancing that has been in place for over a month has definitely had its effects on us in many different ways. It has given us time to reflect on a … Continue reading The Avoidance of Perfection and a move towards a growth Mindset My return to Blogging.
I feel that I am not exaggerating when I say that the week leading up to school and the first two weeks of school can be one of the most stressful times in a teacher's life. Although there is a sense of newness and starting over when the beginning of August hits, there naturally comes … Continue reading Going Back to School From Summer Break…….Let the Anxiety Commence!
I have a really hard time with change; as I feel most of us do in most situations. Even if the change is good, it takes time for me to adjust and at times struggle before I can get my mind around it and move forward. For me, I am a creature of habit and … Continue reading How to Handle Change and Grow From It
Having summers off is a nice perk of being a teacher. During the school year, there is an ever-presence of stress. Some teachers handle it better than others but regardless we all feel it. Summers allow teachers to basically recharge the mental batteries and take time to focus on themselves. This can come in many … Continue reading What To Do With All This Stress?