Stop children from running out of your classroom, by using stop signs. I will never forget the year that my principal gave me a classroom with THREE EXITS and 8 children with severe autism…not a good combination to say the least.  If you have students that...

Do something for yourself! What have you done for yourself lately?  I know how difficult it is to find time to take care of YOU!  Between work, taking care of your child, maintaining your home, and finding time with your partner, who has time to sit...

If your child tends to escape during homework time, modify his tasks. Some children run away when the going gets tough.  Homework can be challenging for your child, especially if he has been holding himself together all day at school.  When it comes time to sit...

Make a list of what you are grateful for. Having a stressful day?  We all have them.  Take a moment today and make a list of everything that you are grateful for.  As you make this list, chance is that your mindset will shift and...

Summertime is a great time to disconnect from work.  Do something for yourself.  Have some fun.  Try not to think about your precious students, as difficult as this may be, I know. Try not to talk about work.  Get out in nature, watch a movie,...