Guest Post

Positive Behavior Support for Autistic Students

In an inclusion model there are students with special needs within a general classroom setting. There is a general classroom teacher and sometimes there is an aide for one-on-one assistance for students with special needs. The Bloomz behavior award tool supports ABA (Applied Behavior Analysis) therapy for students on the Autism spectrum. An ABA therapist… Continue reading Positive Behavior Support for Autistic Students

Teacher Appreciation

A Great Week of #TeacherAppreciation (Updated)

Teacher Appreciation Week is almost over, and here at Bloomz we are still overwhelmed by all the love and gratefulness we’ve seen displayed both among teachers and from parents who deeply appreciate the educators that mold the minds of their kids. This week we sent parents a small Thank You card that they could sign with a small appreciation… Continue reading A Great Week of #TeacherAppreciation (Updated)

Featured Teacher

Bloomz Teacher Of The Week- Christelle Patselas

1. Why did you become a teacher? I became a teacher because I wanted to make a difference in the world. I knew the best way to make a difference was to teach our future! They are an amazing group!!! 2. What is your greatest teaching moment? When a student who is struggling “gets it”, it… Continue reading Bloomz Teacher Of The Week- Christelle Patselas

Featured Teacher

Featured Teacher Of The Week- Karen Policar

Why did you become a teacher? The concepts in elementary school did not come easily to me.  I understood what it was like to struggle in class and feel embarrassed. I wanted to be a teacher who could relate to students in the same situation.  Whether it was with academics or behavior – developing a… Continue reading Featured Teacher Of The Week- Karen Policar

Featured Teacher

Bloomz Teacher Of The Week- Audrey Jackson

1. Why did you become a teacher? I became a teacher because it’s the best way I know how to have a positive impact in the world – plus 5th graders are pretty awesome! I came to teaching with a passion for education as a form of social justice, and I love how much I learn from… Continue reading Bloomz Teacher Of The Week- Audrey Jackson