A Teacher’s Self-Care Guide

by Shannon Stone shannon.stone@jefferson.kyschools.us Passionate teachers pour themselves into their work, often at the cost of their own families. They give up Sunday night dinners in order to create engaging lesson plans. They are digging through Pinterest and engaging in Twitter Chats outside of the school day. They […]

A CHARMing Experience

by Melinda Medley Melinda Medley is an ECE teacher at Bates Elementary. Anglette Braden at Bates Elementary counselor. Anglette Braden and I started the CHARM Club at Bates Elementary 6 weeks ago. CHARM stands for Classy, Happy, Amazing, Respectful and Motivational and is open to any fourth- or fifth-grade girl. The […]