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Required Readings

De-escalation tips, teacher salaries, library anxiety, SCOTUS audio, race in the classroom, and student retention: Required Readings, 08.17.16

Useful info for anyone who in contact with children: 20 tips to help de-escalate interactions with defiant or anxious students How gender bias affects teacher salaries (and those of other pink-collar professions) H/t to the Skepchick mothership. Also, half of preschool teachers require federal aid to make ends meet, and 2015 weekly wages …

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Education

Pop Quiz: August Anxiety

At the beginning of every August as my summer draws to a close and the first day of school approaches the dreams start.  They come once or twice a week at first, but by this time halfway through August they are every night and usually multiple times a night.  They …

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