The power of taking a social media break as a teacher

Social media is great. Scrolling through Twitter today and seeing resources, advice and excitement being shared is inspiring. However, over the holiday, I've not been on it at all - and I've loved it. As someone who checks my Twitter and Instagram at every available opportunity, it was strange to start with - but I …

Dealing with the holiday blues

The holiday blues must seem crazy to someone who isn't a teacher. But I'll tell you this -  it's totally normal to feel sad, underwhelmed or even a bit depressed during the holidays when you're normally so busy, productive and structured. In this article I'm going to share a few ideas about how to deal with those …