Creating a Comfortable At-Home Workspace for Kids This year, “back-to-school” looks significantly different. Many of our children will do at least some of their learning online, in either a hybrid or fully virtual format. This presents challenges for educators, parents, and students alike, but we ... Read More about How to Set Up an At-Home Workspace for Kids
Teaching and learning have become a completely different venture! There are many teachers asking if they can use Google compatible activities on different distance learning platforms. This blog post is a one stop shop for all of the answers to your Google questions. Simply scroll through the bolded ... Read More about Can I Use Google Activities with my School’s Distance Learning Platform?
Teacher Self-Care and Distance Learning Teachers, you’re dealing with a lot right now. Your already high stress, high challenge profession has become more stressful and more challenging. As many educators take on at least some virtual instruction, balancing teacher self-care and distance learning ... Read More about The Tricky Balance of Managing Teacher Self-Care and Distance Learning
Helping Children Manage Anxiety About COVID-19 Around the world, life looks a lot different right now. With schools and businesses closed, families staying home, and children separated from their friends and favorite activities, we’re all navigating challenging and unprecedented situations. ... Read More about How to Help Your Children Manage Anxiety During the Coronavirus Pandemic
Benefits of Delayed Gratification The classic example of delayed gratification is “the marshmallow test.” You may be familiar with the (adorable) videos floating around the Internet. A series of young children are offered one marshmallow each. They can eat the marshmallow immediately. Or, they can ... Read More about How to Infuse Delayed Gratification in the Classroom and Why It’s Important
NOTE: The contents of this post went out in an email to my subscribers the night of Kobe's passing. Several people asked if the information could be accessed via a link for easier access and sharing. Here is the answer to that request. This information can be used to help students coping with ... Read More about Ideas for Helping Students Cope with the Tragic Death of Kobe Bryant