Turn that feet-dragging into full-on jitterbugging (with jazz hands) with this list!
Because we all like getting comfy when we read. Check out these amazing (and surprisingly easy!) setups.
In celebration of the new Minions movie, here are 21 ways to welcome Minions into your classroom.
This very important quiz will reveal the animal that most defines your spirit in the classroom. Go on, take it.
Because there are SO many variations of the infamous “teacher face”…
Start warming up the laminator …
Whether you teach in Alaska or Australia, an inner-city charter or a tony boarding school, you know the “Can this quiz be open book?” face before they even say a word!
Because if there is one celeb who gets your struggles, it’s probably Tina Fey.
With a nod to Jimmy Kimmel, we’d like to give a shout out to all these teachers who were willing to read their students’ hilarious mean tweets on video, proving there is no way to teach high school without a boss sense of humor.
It happens to us all. As soon as you walk into school, you become a different person. Here are 13 ways that we change from “regular person” to “teacher” when we walk through those classroom doors.
When students have a robust vocabulary, it strengthens their reading, writing and discussion skills. But how do you build students’ vocabulary without resorting to vocab lists and memorization? These 30 ideas will have students applying their vocabulary words in new and engaging ways.
You post them to showcase sight words, alphabetized vocabulary and content-area terms, but some teachers take word walls to the next level. Here are 19 word walls that will have you rethinking how you’re using that coveted classroom space.
On Valentine’s Day, your shoebox mailbox will be filled with cards, candy and trinkets. Don’t forget to show your students how much you care. Here are 14 Valentine’s Day gifts you can give your students that don’t break the bank (though some of them will dip in to your stockpile of school supplies).
You know your students appreciate you—even the ones who would never ever admit it—but sometimes you are lucky enough to get proof. We asked our WeAreTeachers community on Facebook to share special student notes they’ve received. Here are 24 of our favorites and the best lines from each.
In the countdown to winter vacation there are only so many days for teachers to spread holiday cheer—and these teachers got it just right.
Pull up a seat, take a breath, relax, and enjoy these 21 images that reaffirm what teaching is all about. After all, you know these realistic stock photos sum up your day.
You are happy to see students’ hands raised … until you hear one of these questions come out of their mouths.