Category: Well-being

4 Steps to Find Your Lost Time

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As teachers, there is a lot of competition for our time.  At a very basic level, we have lessons to plan, content to teach, students to connect with, papers to

Not Enough Time? Here’s One More Thing To Do….

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We are stressed.  We are overworked.  We can’t possibly squeeze any more into our day.  We are at maximum capacity.  I know all of this, but I care about you

Thrive, Not Just Survive as an Introverted Educator

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We all know about learning styles and differentiating instruction for our students, but what about differentiating and highlighting the many different ways we as teachers thrive in the classroom?  This

The Truth About Teacher Burnout

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Let me put it pretty simply…the truth about teacher burnout is that it’s real and unless teachers begin actively seeking a different solution for themselves, it could get progressively worse.

3 Wellness Pillars

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Our mission at Teaching Well is to help and support teachers on their way to finding and sustaining balance and wellness inside and outside the classroom. This sounds really great,

Get the Most Out of Your Summer Vacation!

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Summer is here: there are no papers to grade, students to wrangle or bells to dictate when you can run to the bathroom and scarf down lunch.  Without all of

Is Your Classroom a Community?

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It seems like all I’ve done my entire life is go to school or teach at a school.  I have been either teacher or student.  When I’m not in a

Part 4-Why the **** are We So Stressed?

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This is Part 4 in a four part series about why the **** we are so stressed.  Part 1 was about how worrying about things we can’t control causes our

Part 3-Why the **** are We So Stressed?

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This is Part 3 in a four part series about why the **** we are so stressed.  Part 1 was about how worrying about things we can’t control causes our

Part 2-Why the **** Are We So Stressed?

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This is Part 2 in a four part series about why the **** we are so stressed.  Part 1 was about how worrying about things we can’t control causes our

Part 1-Why the **** are we so stressed?

By Danielle Nuhfer/ no comments
There are many reasons teachers are so stressed and the burnout rate in our profession is rapidly increasing.  It is estimated that fifty percent of new teachers leave the profession

5 Ways to Wellness

By Danielle Nuhfer/ no comments
We all throw around the words health and wellness but what do they really mean on an individual level?  Is it about nutrition?  Is it about exercise?  Is it about