How to Say NO to Extra Credit!

Extra Credit is a Major Time-Suck! How to say NO to students, parents, and administrators when they ask about extra credit in your middle school English […]

6th Grade ELA Year-End Lesson Plans!

Ideas for the End of the School Year 6th Grade Language Arts   Everywhere I look, it seems like teachers are gearing up for end-of-the-year lessons […]

When Students DON’T Need Tutoring

Do your students really need private tutoring from you, or is it something else?   I received an email from a parent the other day telling […]

Easy Email Templates for Busy Teachers

Struggling with what to say to a parent through email?  It can be tricky putting things in writing sometimes, and it’s easy to suddenly lose an […]

Responding to Ridiculous, Angry Parent Emails (Part Two)

Responding to Ridiculous and Angry Parent Emails! 3 More Scenarios to Help You! I  split this into two blog posts: 3 scenarios here and then the first 3 appeared […]