January 29, 2019
A teacher suspects an average student's mother is elevating his homework. That's cheating. How can she approach the situation?
January 22, 2019
The problem isn’t that you’re stuck, it’s that you lack confidence, and I'm sure it doesn’t help that your supervisor has been assaulting your character.
January 15, 2019
Bottom line: You all feel underappreciated. Focus on the stuff that’s within your control, including supporting one another as teachers, no matter if the community is rich or poor.
January 8, 2019
By undermining a colleague, jealous teacher is wreaking havoc with school culture. Since the principal can't change the belittling teacher's attitude, he has to focus on behavior.
December 18, 2018
New principal is inadvertently transmitting a whole lot more than good cheer by gifting staff with whisky and tequila.
December 11, 2018
I can see why it's tempting to accept the job, and I don’t think it’s a horrible idea. That said, there is a downside, and I do think you should put safeguards in place.
December 4, 2018
The principal is playing favorites and you aren't one of them. You can’t legislate feelings, but you can set expectations around behavior.
November 27, 2018
As cost-cutting measures go, this one sounds unsafe and unwise, but there are some actions you can pursue to lessen staff stress and help the students.
November 20, 2018
Crying is not a sign of weakness. That's a myth. Mentally tough people address their weaknesses, acknowledge their emotions, focus on character, learn from pain, and believe failure is part of success.
November 13, 2018
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