Survive Hallway Transitions

Behavior, CHAMPS, PBIS
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It’s not uncommon for my class to sometimes arrive late to recess, lunch, or a specialists class.  Why?  Because when we’re in the hallway, it’s expected that all students are making wise choices.  This isn’t an easy task to accomplish.  Whether it is the entire class or a few students, taking the time to address challenging hallway behavior is a must.  Doing so will make hallway transitions a positive and successful experience for the entire class.  Read on to discover strategies that I…

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Pinning from Facebook

PLN, Technology
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Ever find something on Facebook that you wish you could pin to one of your Pinterest boards?  It’s easy to do that when you open the Facebook post’s link.  Many times the post leads to a web page or a YouTube video.  Pinning from those types of posts is easy.  There are times when a Facebook post won’t open outside of Facebook.  One alternative is to save the post within Facebook, kind of like a bookmark of sorts.  Or, maybe…

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5+ Facebook Hacks for Teachers

PLN, Technology
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If you use Facebook to keep in touch with family and friends in addition to developing your PLN (personal learning network),  you might want to read on!  I use Facebook to connect with other educators around the world through my own private Facebook page, my blog’s Facebook page, as well as in several teacher Facebook groups.  This, in addition to keeping up with posts from family and friends can sometimes make my Facebook experience seem frenzied and disorganized!  I’ve found…

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