Monday, July 31, 2017

4 Things You Can Do When You Feel Overwhelmed with Creating Resources....

Hi! My name is Jennifer and I'm a bit overwhelmed with "creating" resources. If you're a teacher you might begin to feel as if you exist in two different worlds. I live in one world "the real world" that doesn't exist within the confines of a classroom. This realm is where I breathe, enjoy my marriage and my life. The other world is "teaching" where I'm always trying to stay on top of the next year. As I mentioned in my first post, my first year was a challenge! This was mainly because I wasn't remotely prepared for the amount of planning required to be a successful teacher. My students loved me, so that wasn't my problem....but planning was where I had the most room to grow. 

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

10 Things You Should Ask Before You Accept The Job

So you've impressed the interview panel, made it through the actual interview and you've nailed it! You're pretty certain that you have this job. And then the principal asks, "Do you have any questions for me?". 

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

7 Helpful Tips for Getting That Interview

Summer can be such a weird time for me! Unlike most teachers I don't get to travel a lot but I do enjoy my staycations. I dream a lot and envision what possibilities are available to me. I journal a lot, write out goals and create vision boards of the what future may hold.

But this Summer has been quite different....

I recently started to feel a growing dissatisfaction in my role and I knew I needed a change!