Ten Fun and Educational Spring Activities for First Grade Teachers classroom community engaging games first grade teacher hands-on activities

Spring has officially sprung! And we want to help you bring the bright, colorful joy of warmer weather, blooming flowers, and all things spring to your first grade classroom!

Keep reading for our favorite 10 fun and educational spring activities for first grade teachers. Get excited – some...

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Achievable Survival Strategies for Teachers: Avoiding End of Year Burnout classroom community classroom management teacher tips

The end of the school year is in sight, but there are still a number of weeks (and more than a few lessons) to get through before you clock out for a well-deserved break.

What if you could end the school year feeling calm, refreshed, and ready to enjoy your summer instead of burned out and...

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Three Steps to Surviving the Rest of the School Year classroom community heart centered classroom teacher tips

The last several months of the school year can be particularly challenging, for you and your students!

At this point, you’ve put in so much work, taught your classroom routines, consistently followed through on your expectations… and you may be running low on energy and...

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Three Ways to Teach Your Students Growth Mindset character education classroom community heart centered classroom social emotional learning

Helping your students develop a growth mindset is one of the most powerful ways you can set them up for long-term success.

But how does a well-meaning educator go about actually teaching the concept of a growth mindset in a way that makes sense to elementary-aged learners?

That can be a bit...

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