A collection of 79 posts
Creating Safe Spaces for Children to Process the Election (and the Results!)
Just like many adults, when it comes to the 2020 election, children are feeling anxious, scared, and confused. Sifting through media messages can be a challenge for anyone, and it's important to help children understand what they are seeing and and hearing from the news, and from those around them.
The Benefits of Learning Pods for Teachers
Data shows that smaller groups significantly reduce the risk of COVID-19 transmission — giving children the opportunity to learn and socialize in safer environments. Now, many families are creating learning pods and establishing health and safety protocols for their inner circles.
California Reciprocity: Transferring Your Teaching Credential
The basic requirements for transferring your teaching credential to California. The article outlines steps for obtaining your preliminary credential, which can last for a maximum of five years as you complete all other credentialing requirements in order to obtain your clear credential.
The Diverse Classroom: Community Building Activities That Are Truly Inclusive
What activities can teachers do with students the first week of school that will truly feel inclusive? How can we make sure that students feel that they are heard, appreciated, accepted, and free to express their ideas? We called in two experts for this great task.