• Tips & Tricks

    3 Advice for New Teachers

    It is 2021 and it has been eighteen years since I walked into my first school to teach in 2002.  I can’t believe that I have made it this far into my teaching career after being told to reconsider my career path.  My internship advisor had questioned my passion to teach when I first began and I was wondering where…

  • Tips & Tricks

    What is an Escape Room in the Classroom?

    First of all, I would like to thank Lynn of TiePlay Educational Resources, LLC, for giving me this opportunity as a guest blogger. I am from Bayside, New York but I currently reside in Houston, Texas. I have been teaching for about 18 years and have taught students in grades 7-12 and currently teach biology & aquatics science. My most…

  • Tips & Tricks

    How to Start Your Side Hustle

                                                    One year has passed by quickly It’s been about a little over a year since I joined Teachers Pay Teachers and opened up my store.  I actually joined unofficially in 2012 but I didn’t know exactly…