When we decided on the name of “Teachers Today, Students Forever” for this blog; the inspiration stemmed from our shared desired to grow, learn and accept new challenges in life! With that being said we both have some fun and exciting changes in our future! A Quick Refresher of Where we Began: To backtrack just… Read More A Few Exciting Updates to our Meet The Teachers Page
Do you reach Sunday night or Monday morning feeling exhausted yet unproductive? Friday was two minutes ago, and you had so many things you wanted to do over the weekend. But the weekend ran away from you. There is a simple strategy to take back your weekend that involves three easy steps: Dream, Plan and Play. This… Read More How to Take Back Your Weekend in Three Easy Steps – Dream. Plan. Play.
It is pretty common knowledge that a healthy self-esteem and confidence are important for young children. This is especially true in the early years while finding their own identity. It is important for educators, parents, and caregivers to know how to support children in creating and maintaining a healthy self-esteem. A healthy self-esteem will prepare them for… Read More Self-esteem. How do we support young children in building their self-esteem?
“What has inspired you to become a teacher?” Before I delve into my personal history and self-exploration, I want to encourage you all to revisit the question of “what motivates you to teach?” Often this question is addressed as we walk in our classroom on our first day as a teacher and then gets forgotten… Read More Students Forever
First, what is deafness? Some common misconceptions that are associated with Deafness are that all d/Deaf individuals can lip-read and sign, those who are d/Deaf read braille and that hearing aids or cochlear implants provide normal hearing. The reality is that these misconceptions lie in the common practice of assuming that deafness displays the same… Read More What exactly is Deaf Education??