Kindness Piggy Bank

Teaching kids about the importance of giving, philanthropy and basic money management can be daunting. But, there is a way to make it fun and also give your children a bigger sense of purpose. (and maybe get them to do some extra chores around the house!) (we got your back!) IDEA BREAKDOWN Either give a special allowance or double your ...

8 Virtual Teaching Ideas For Your Classroom

Teachers have been tossed into a new realm of teaching. This new world is both exciting, nerve-racking, different. . . and lonely. But there are some great ideas that you can use to boost the excitement at the start of each virtual teaching session. The main goal for each idea is to engage students and make them feel more 'connected' ...

20 Fun Questions To Ask Your Class

Sometimes you just need to change it up a little bit. Spark some questions that will spark some fun debates, creative ideas and outside-the-box thinking. After a long-week of testing, drama or just to ease the tension in a room, simple fun questions can help create some fun dialogue between everyone. Plus, this encourages critical thinking and teachers the ability ...

Helping 8th graders become self-published authors

Cynthia Milone is teacher that uses creative tactics to curb bullying in her school by utilizing technology, the internet and creatively crowd sourcing content from her students. The impact this project had on her school and the students far surpassed her expectations and created a massive change within their school culture.

Pre-Launch Episode

Want to know why we were launching the podcast and what our big plans are? Then this is the episode to listen to. Hear how we came up the name and the vision behind the Rockstar Teacher Podcast