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Posts Made By: EatPrayLove
Board: BusyBoard 05-15-2019, 02:47 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
Consequence for student?

I have a studnet that tampered with computers and although student work was not erased, the computers acted 'irrationally' after his tampering with magnets.

My principal asked ME to come up with a...
Board: Substitute Teachers 04-23-2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
Moving to Fort Collins

Hi Haley23,
I am in the Cherry Creek district and am moving to the Poudre district. I really want to take a year to settle my family into our new digs and be involved with my twins' kindergarten...
Board: BusyBoard 04-22-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 0
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
Anyone a teacher in Fort Collins, CO?

I am moving there and have questions as a teacher and as a mom of twins going into kindergarten!
Board: Substitute Teachers 04-22-2019, 06:48 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
To sub or not to sub?

Hi All!
I am moving to another part of Colorado and am finishing out my 13th year in my current district. I've been teaching for 23 years and have a growth mindset and am rated as 'highly...
Board: BusyBoard 04-12-2019, 08:48 AM
Replies: 21
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
Congrats!

Congrats!!

A person once explained what a good system looks like. Think of a pyramid--the student body is the wide bottom of it, teachers are in the middle, and principal is at the apex. ...
Board: BusyBoard 04-09-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
All your posts put the wind in my sails. Thank...

All your posts put the wind in my sails. Thank you!
Board: BusyBoard 04-09-2019, 08:41 AM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
To sub or not to sub?

Hello educators! I am moving to a new town and do not know the district at all, nor anyone who lives there. Should I sub for a year to get to know the schools and principals first or try to get a...
Board: BusyBoard 02-28-2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 14
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
Thank you! All good food for thought!

Thank you! All good food for thought!
Board: BusyBoard 02-27-2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 14
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
Thanks for the feedback Casstree. MaineSub...

Thanks for the feedback Casstree. MaineSub summed up my dilemma more articulately than I could.

My analogy is yoga: I want to be in a yoga studio that has dharma talks and teaches the whole...
Board: BusyBoard 02-26-2019, 09:38 PM
Replies: 14
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
Good points--thank you!

Good points--thank you!
Board: BusyBoard 02-26-2019, 09:36 PM
Replies: 14
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
Ima Teacher: Well, when SPED doesn't collaborate...

Ima Teacher: Well, when SPED doesn't collaborate with the classroom teacher, I wonder how to report out on how that child is doing, and I lose out on some relationship with the child and the SPED...
Board: BusyBoard 02-26-2019, 08:58 AM
Replies: 14
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
Is there hope there's a functional school out there?

Hi everyone,

I took a leave of absence for 3 months for medical reasons. I found I am so in love with teaching that I was REALLY excited and ready to go back. My happiness lasted until a few...
Board: BusyBoard 02-15-2019, 08:04 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
Grammarly for final phase of editing?

What do folks think of using grammarly for 5th graders to use for a final edit on thier writing projects?

I have conferences with EVERY student a few times a week and have grammar editing sessions...
Board: BusyBoard 02-15-2019, 07:57 PM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
The issue is that I was on medical leave the 1st...

The issue is that I was on medical leave the 1st three months of school...and their currency (what speaks to them) is recess time, which has its own merits. but what I have to offer them through the...
Board: BusyBoard 02-13-2019, 09:44 PM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
Mindful Practice Vs. extra recess

Hi All,
My school offers a wellness break (an extra 15 minute recess in the afternoon). It's just a regular recess, which is great, EXCEPT...

I can't do a wellness break AND the MIndful Life (by...
Board: The VENT 02-08-2019, 10:17 PM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
@ Love Slabs This is a GREAT idea!

@ Love Slabs
This is a GREAT idea!
Board: The VENT 02-06-2019, 09:43 PM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
5th graders acting like high schoolers--not in a good way

I have a big 5th grade class. I have 3 or 4 super rude kids who try to run the show in the classroom, by the rude things they say. (Example: gum chewing is not allowed in my room. When I caught...
Board: The VENT 01-23-2019, 09:32 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
Advocating for the well being of the system and being punished

Our principal has low standards and the teachers with high standards are endlessly advocating for good systemic practices (like collaboration with Gen ed teachers and SPED teachers so the left hand...
Board: The VENT 01-23-2019, 09:24 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
I hope you qualify for FMLA leave. It saved my...

I hope you qualify for FMLA leave. It saved my life this Fall when I had health issues due to family trauma exacerbated by a Lord of the Flies teaching environment...getting my FMLA leave was WAAAY...
Board: BusyBoard 01-21-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
Try Life magazine images?

Try Life magazine images?
Board: BusyBoard 01-21-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
I am a 5th grade teacher and feel your pain! ...

I am a 5th grade teacher and feel your pain! What a great process you have created, but the way!

What I started doing is having the kids present BEFORE I grade. it's like the dress rehearsal...
Board: The VENT 01-13-2019, 10:00 PM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
You guys are so great with your feedback! I will...

You guys are so great with your feedback! I will speak to the facilitator privately and see if there's a protocol she might use to help us have effective conversations. The other people at my team...
Board: The VENT 01-08-2019, 09:25 PM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
Thanks you for sharing my pain! I guess I can...

Thanks you for sharing my pain! I guess I can just nod my head and do my thing anyway. Ugh--I'm not very good in just 'going through the motions'.
Board: The VENT 01-08-2019, 08:15 PM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
Being talked over at my PLC

I am sooooooo frustrated and angry.

1. My PLC team talk over me and are all over the place with the discussions so we end up accomplishing very little.

2. We are analyzing student writing...
Board: BusyBoard 01-08-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By EatPrayLove
Released PARCC items with ANNOTATION

Hello!

My PLC is focussing on improving student writing, and we are using the PARCC to help us measure and analyze good literary analysis from kids. I am looking for released PARCC items...



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