Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher Appreciation Week

First and foremost, happy teacher appreciation week! Where do we even begin when it comes to expressing our gratitude to teachers? I started my career as a middle school ELA teacher and I can confidently say, many years and professional experiences later, it was the...
Do Incentives Work?

Do Incentives Work?

How do you guys feel about incentives? It’s a tough one, right? And it’s tough because for immediate & short term behavior change rewards do work! “If you sit quietly, I’ll give you candy!” “If you finish your homework during study hall, you’ll get a ticket and...