Reducing student stress: One helpful breathing technique

Reducing student stress is one of the many responsibilities of a teacher. What makes it even more challenging is that teachers experience stress as well. It […]

How to spark student confidence

Increased student confidence is a very important classroom leadership tool. When students feel good about their growth, you will have to spend less energy redirecting students […]

Helping students embrace productive struggle

Students may not be too excited to embrace the idea of productive struggle. However, time spent in the struggle is important because it stimulates brain growth […]

Growth Mindset phrases to adopt for your classroom

Equipping your students with growth mindset phrases ensures that students are able to combat the negative feelings that sometimes accompany failure. As the architect of your […]
Student mistakes are good

Mistakes are good. Here’s how to convince your students.

One of the greatest challenges for any teacher is convincing students that mistakes are good. Many students live with the fear of getting it wrong, especially […]
student procrastination

Student procrastination and how to combat it

Student procrastination is probably at an all time high during this time of distance learning. Students have more independent study time than they have ever had […]
Student Grit

Student grit and how to increase it

Student grit is still an important factor when it comes to student achievement. Obviously students who are lacking in this area are capable of succeeding. It […]
Helping students overcome fear of failure

Helping Students Overcome Fear of Failure

The key to helping students overcome fear of failure is in helping them change their perception. I can reassure my kids numerous times that there is […]
Teaching Virtually

7 Virtual Teaching tips you need to know

So your district decided you will be virtual teaching at the beginning of the 20-21 school year. When you decided that you wanted to become a […]