Lost in the Country: The Cliffs of Moher

We booked our excursion to Galway and the Cliffs of Moher along the Wild Atlantic Way with Wild Rover Tours via Viator for $57 per person. Viator is a great way to connect with local tours and attractions, but beware--while they have tickets for just about everything, not all will actually save you money. For …

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New Teacher Fund

Teachers Pay Teachers Store  |  New Teacher Fund  |  Amazon Wish List I am new to education and would really appreciate the extra support so that I can be as prepared as possible to greet my 6th graders in August! I'm hoping to purchase some big ticket items (the kind of overhead expenses that first-timers …

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Great Web Resources for (ELA) Teachers

As a teacher, I strive to have different interactive activities for the classroom. I’m fortunate enough to be at a one-to-one school, which means every student gets the opportunity to use technology. There are a few websites that are my go-to when it comes to fun, technology-based activities. Some are specific for English teachers, but …

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Why America Needs Better Public Transportation

A brief disclaimer before I begin: I acquired all of the information below through various websites. Some present their opinions alongside the statistics. I will be presenting my opinion alongside the facts I’ve gathered throughout this thread (that being, more or less: public transportation is good). Without any further ado, let's get into it! To …

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Month Eleven (Status Report, Pt. 2)

For context: Intro to My Happiness Project I couldn't cover all of my status report on Month Eleven’s resolution of engaging in leisure in one post (see Month 11 pt. 1), so I'm continuing where I left off, at the end of the second term. The weekend after Term II officially ended, we had planned a coach tour …

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