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Developing Personal and Meaningful Relationships With Families

Remember when you were in elementary or middle school and you saw your teacher at the grocery store? It was like they were completely out of place and you couldn’t handle it because all you ever associated them with was the classroom. This was true for me as an adolescent. Now that I’m a teacher… Continue reading Developing Personal and Meaningful Relationships With Families

Guest Post · Tips & Tricks

Reaching The Whole School Community

Througout the month of January, classroom teachers at my school are teaming up to put on the play Bye Bye Birdie. We are spending two full days each week practicing for the play.  This is a fantastic opportunity to collaborate as a school community. Grades one through eight start each day together at 9 AM… Continue reading Reaching The Whole School Community

Tips & Tricks

Tips and Tricks: Connection Requests

User Question- Why am I getting “connection requests” from people on Bloomz?  What does that do?  I hear this question a lot from both teachers and parents.  Most of the time, they are wary of this invite.  It becomes the “friend request on Facebook from the person that you may have went to elementary school… Continue reading Tips and Tricks: Connection Requests