Archive for May, 2014

Getting Ready for Summer Break

  Now that Memorial Day has come and gone, summer is here and school is about to end.  How are you going to keep the kids involved and their brains active all summer long?  If you have some technology available at home, it is now easier than it was in the past– you have apps!   […]

The End of a School Year

STAAR is done for many but the school year is not yet over so what should be happening in the classroom?  Teaching and learning, that’s what!  Every school day is an opportunity for a child to learn something new and exciting and these days at the end of the year are too valuable to just […]

Teachers Matter: Choose2Matter

This is a repost from Angela Maier’s Blog–too good not to share. 9 Things Teachers Do Gladly No matter how many standards you need to check off, how many IEPs you’re monitoring, how many tests your students sit for, or how often you’re asked to shift gears: You do what you are born to do. […]

Teacher Appreciation Day

Do you remember why you became a teacher?  Maybe this video will remind you…http://youtu.be/miPYLJI247g Rosemary MangesRosemary Manges, Program Coordinator for Inclusive Services, has over 39 years of educational experience ranging from the public school classroom, administration, preparing pre-service teachers at the college level to development of policy at TEA. She is in her 10th year […]

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week

Teachers are… https://www.teachingchannel.org/videos/what-are-teachers?utm_source=Teaching+Channel+Newsletter&utm_campaign=1989d9ad47-Newsletter_May_3_2014&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_23c3feb22a-1989d9ad47-291545389 Rosemary MangesRosemary Manges, Program Coordinator for Inclusive Services, has over 39 years of educational experience ranging from the public school classroom, administration, preparing pre-service teachers at the college level to development of policy at TEA. She is in her 10th year at Region 10.More Posts