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Posts Made By: PrivateEyes
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-11-2022, 10:31 AM
Replies: 5
Posted By PrivateEyes
Saw an article

The Monarchy costs each UK citizen 1.60 pounds a year.

In the U.S., both the administrative duties and the ceremonial duties are wrapped up in the presidency. In the UK, the King takes care of...
Board: The VENT 08-25-2022, 07:44 AM
Replies: 15
Posted By PrivateEyes
Lots of procedures to teach the first week

while teaching content.

How to do a daily math review. Where to put the daily math review. How to self-grade the daily math review. When to do the daily math review. (All done while doing...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 08-19-2022, 04:15 PM
Replies: 41
Posted By PrivateEyes
IF (big if) IF IT IS TRUE

Then I suspect that the superintendent is deliberately undermining learning is his or her district in order to make a political point. The superintendent is pretending to follow the new law, but in...
Board: The VENT 08-03-2022, 06:24 PM
Replies: 5
Posted By PrivateEyes
The year they redid our A/C system

the work went overtime. First of five teacher report days, we couldn't even get into our school. We finally got in Wednesday afternoon, but a/c was still being installed, the school was a mess, and...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 07-30-2022, 04:46 PM
Replies: 13
Posted By PrivateEyes
It has its origins in old England,

apparently. I've heard it used on older shows, like Andy Griffith.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 07-18-2022, 12:03 PM
Replies: 13
Posted By PrivateEyes
My oldest daughter

Broke her arm roller-skating. She had her cast off barely a month, and she got knocked off a slide, broke her other arm and had to have surgery. She was eight.

My second oldest daughter broke...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 07-18-2022, 11:57 AM
Replies: 12
Posted By PrivateEyes
It's been a long time

since I went to a movie theater, but my memory is that a regular or medium container was one fill only, but a large container came with free refills.
Board: BusyBoard 07-12-2022, 07:38 PM
Replies: 2
Posted By PrivateEyes
Oh my gosh

I looked up Pop-it ruler and I came across these:
Board: Teachers' Lounge 06-02-2022, 02:30 AM
Replies: 7
Posted By PrivateEyes
The podiatrist I went to

would always start a visit with me putting my feet into a boot soak of warm, whirling soapy water for about 15 minutes. I thought that (whatever the claimed benefits), it was a smart way to require...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-10-2022, 11:51 AM
Replies: 2
Posted By PrivateEyes
Can you find

videos that show how to make cool cupcakes/cookies with the things you'll be providing?

Depending on the age, read "Pete the Cat and the Missing Cupcakes."

"The Smart Cookie" or others on the...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-10-2022, 07:58 AM
Replies: 7
Posted By PrivateEyes
Shut your eyes

and lean your head back. Motion sickness comes because your eyes and other senses are giving you differing inputs. Close your eyes when the descent begins, and open them when you're taxiing, and...
Board: BusyBoard 04-29-2022, 02:28 AM
Replies: 14
Posted By PrivateEyes
We replaced our smart boards

With smart TVs. Ours are interactive.

Better picture. Don't have to darken the room to see clearly. No projector to calibrate. No expensive bulbs to replace. No expensive projectors to...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 04-26-2022, 11:43 AM
Replies: 6
Posted By PrivateEyes
It came up

but it was yesterday's puzzle. Or at least the one I got yesterday.
Board: The VENT 04-23-2022, 06:39 AM
Replies: 7
Posted By PrivateEyes
Some days can try yoru patience

But it sounds like you handled it right. It's a good thing people can't read minds, right?

Fortunately for me, nobody skips library, because I'm part of the planning cycle, and if they hold...
Board: The VENT 04-23-2022, 06:32 AM
Replies: 21
Posted By PrivateEyes
I did it.

Both times by email.

1st time: DD4 takes new cell phone to school. Not using it. In backpack. Someone looking for the last person to have the phone number called. French teacher confiscated...
Board: The VENT 03-11-2022, 03:54 PM
Replies: 18
Posted By PrivateEyes
I've read

"Creepy Pair of Underwear" and "What Do They Do With All That Poo."
Board: Teachers' Lounge 03-08-2022, 08:47 AM
Replies: 9
Posted By PrivateEyes
It's not just older people

There are many people who live paycheck to paycheck, and the price of oil going up will affect them more than at the pump.

Grocery and necessity prices are going to go up because of transportation...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 03-07-2022, 09:15 AM
Replies: 36
Posted By PrivateEyes
If you want to pay double

that's great! But there are others who don't have the privilege of volunteering to pay double, because if they pay double, they might not eat. They might not be able to make it to work. They might...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 02-24-2022, 09:01 AM
Replies: 5
Posted By PrivateEyes
Not fabric softener

but liquid starch can be used to "glue" fabric onto wood.

I did it with my circulation desk at one of the schools I taught at. It stayed up all year, with no problems But then I had to remove...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 02-24-2022, 08:50 AM
Replies: 3
Posted By PrivateEyes
That's ridiculous

How many hours of "overtime" does the average teacher spend in a year. Take your "comp" time. and enjoy it. How will they police it anyway?
Board: Third Grade 02-23-2022, 04:58 PM
Replies: 3
Posted By PrivateEyes
I would guess

DD is not listening during instruction


She talks and plays during independent work
Board: Teachers' Lounge 02-23-2022, 01:07 PM
Replies: 34
Posted By PrivateEyes
Never played before

I'm just happy to win.

Wordle 249 5/6

Board: Teachers' Lounge 02-23-2022, 09:15 AM
Replies: 6
Posted By PrivateEyes
She is my favorite, as well. Of all the...

She is my favorite, as well. Of all the characters, hers is so well-written, and true to life. I've worked with teachers very much like her, and learned a lot from them.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 02-22-2022, 07:15 PM
Replies: 3
Posted By PrivateEyes
In seven minutes or so

depending on your time zone, it will be 22:22 pm on 2/22/22. Just saying.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 02-20-2022, 07:47 PM
Replies: 10
Posted By PrivateEyes
I love my pale grey walls

They make me happy. They feel so clean and fresh. We've had this for just over a year and I still love it.

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