That moment when “Teacher Tired” hit me…

…was Friday morning when I almost fell asleep at the Starbucks counter waiting for my triple Pumpkin Spice Latte. Two “Back to School Nights” in one week wore me down. That is when I felt my first “teacher tired” of the school year.   

PARCC: A Little Stress with Your Test

  If paper and pencil standardized tests cause stress in teachers, then computerized versions take stress to a higher level! We have to teach 8-year-olds how to Drag and Drop, Scroll, Click, and Highlight before they have even read the actual question. People who … Read More