The first year is the hardest. Seriously. If you're in your first year now, just know that IT GETS BETTER . And easier. ...
I used to have a recurring nightmare every single year that it was the first day of school and I had an entire class of kids in front of me and I had no lesson plans . No PowerPoint, no papers, no supplies whatsoever. Just me and a class of kids staring at me. I had to wing it and try not to give them the impression that I'm an unprepared buffoon. ...
There are probably a billion different ways to create long-range plans. I have found them to be indispensable when it comes to lesson planning. It takes some time to sit down and plan things out, but it's well worth it in the long run. ...
Do you have the next 6 spring break and summer break vacation spots planned yet? Better get on it! Lucky for you, I'm here to help you out with travel ideas. This is why we're friends, obviously. You're welcome. ...
If you have finished the curriculum and there are still a couple days of school left - congrats! You made it through everything! But now what? ...