Here are four reasons why prepping a sub tub is the most important thing you can do for yourself at the start of the year. In some jobs, taking a sick day is rather easy. In some jobs, you can call in sick and everything continues to move forward without you. In some jobs, a lot of people ...
Hi there, I’m Crystal! I’m so glad you stopped by!
I am a Middle Grades English Language Arts Teacher turned Instructional Coach turned Assistant Principal. I have a LOVE for all things curriculum, literacy, data, and SPARKLY!
I hope to be able to share my passion for teaching, coaching, and leadership with you!
Use these 8 tips to set up your ELA classroom and encourage student independence and academic productivity. I love bright colors! There is just something about bright colors that give me energy and I want to produce this same type of energy in my students EVERY👏SINGLE👏DAY! Putting some ...
Need some morale-boosting activities for the start of the school year? Check out these five activities for back-to-school time! It’s back-to-school time! “Yay!” or maybe you're a “Nooooo!!!!!” Ha! Either way, the new year is starting and we need to figure out some ways to truly build some ...
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