New Product :: Problem Solving Lesson Pack

I don’t know about you, but many of my students have NO idea how to be assertive. They either receive discipline referrals for screaming, swearing, punching, or throwing things, or are constantly victims of bullying and have a hard time … Continue reading

Quote :: Self-Esteem

“Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.”

– Oprah Winfrey

Why I Do It…

Something really cool happened today. I’ve worked with a student for as long as I’ve been at my school. You know how you have some kids who grab your heartstrings and stick with you long after they’re gone? This is … Continue reading

Sale :: Facebook Free For a Day

Hey everyone!  As you’ve probably noticed, this blog is relatively young (only a couple months old!). I opened my TpT Store on September 29, 2012 and so far I’ve been amazed (no…astonished) at the number of people looking for high-quality … Continue reading

Sale :: (after) Presidents’ Day Sale!

We all love 3-day weekends, but generally that makes going back to school on Tuesday even worse!  To help cure your blues, hop on over to my TpT store on Tuesday to get 10% off everything!! No code needed – … Continue reading

Pinterest Find :: Free Printable Monograms

I am SO SO SO SO excited about this website I just came across! It offers 3 different monogram designs in several different color options for FREE! I had a few glitches on a Mac when I first tried to … Continue reading

New Product :: Social Emotional IEP Goal Writing Guide

It’s true…IEP season is nearly upon us. And with that comes lots of meetings and LOTS of paperwork. It probably won’t surprise you to know, but the thing I hate most about IEP’s is writing goals. Sure, I’ve been taught … Continue reading

Pinterest Find :: Silly Sludge

Holy cow…I found this recipe on Pinterest today and COULDN’T resist posting it. If I had everything in my house I needed, I’d be making it right now….yes…on a Sunday night! I’m pretty sure my mom used to make this … Continue reading

New Product :: Positive Behavior Punch Cards – Designer Pack

I just posed some cute new punch cards that you can use to reward positive behavior! Great for teachers (and parents!) Visual reinforcement is always best and these punch cards are a fun, easy way to encourage your students to … Continue reading

Pinterest Find :: Discipline Without Shame

I love Pinterest for the creative, crafty, organizational things, but I also love it because it gives me the chance to stumble across interesting blogs and articles I wouldn’t normally get to read.  I was really excited when I found … Continue reading