Health, Uncategorized

Getting out of a slump: How to keep going when things get rough

As a teacher, or anything really, you have days where you are super productive and you feel like nothing can bring you down. But then you hit a low point, where you're not motivated to do anything and it feels like you will never be motivated again. At this point none of it seems worth… Continue reading Getting out of a slump: How to keep going when things get rough

Educational Psychology, Health, Uncategorized

Parenting styles in opposition

Alrighty. This is something that I need to get out there and off my chest. Sometimes people have different parenting styles and that's okay. Having never been a parent before I don't know what it is actually like, but I have worked with children under 5 long enough to know how to manage behaviour effectively.… Continue reading Parenting styles in opposition

Health

To tea, or not to tea.

That is the question. Of course for me the answer is always tea, but which kind? I am an absolute fiend when it comes to tea. Herbal, milk, powder, leaf, all of the above. I am always sipping on some kind of hot beverage, and if it isn't coffee, you can guarantee it is some… Continue reading To tea, or not to tea.

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Waste Free Teaching

Is it possible? Can we actually not use 3 million trees a day? Well 3 million is an exaggeration but you understand what I mean. Teaching is not exactly the most environmentally friendly profession. Going waste free as an individual is difficult, but as a teacher it seems impossible as you also have to account… Continue reading Waste Free Teaching