Author Archives: fspguestblogger

Guest Post: Embracing the Bully

By Kelly Huegel, author of  GLBTQ: The Survival Guide for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Teens Last night I watched a John Hughes movie, which it turns out is perfect preparation for writing about GLSEN’s No Name-Calling Week. Hughes’s … Continue reading

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Teachers and Teens: A Rudeness Report Card

A podcast from Alex Packer, etiquette guru and author of How Rude!® The Teen Guide to Good Manners, Proper Behavior, and Not Grossing People Out. Fifth in a monthly series of podcasts from Free Spirit Publishing. Podcast transcription: Teachers playing … Continue reading

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Guest Post: The Importance of Mentors for Educators

By Susan Stone Kessler, Ed.D., April M. Snodgrass, M.Ed., and Andrew T. Davis, Ed.D., authors of the forthcoming The Principal’s Survival Guide Are you a new principal? A new teacher? Or do you work with people who are new to … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Get Organized! How to Cope with Clutter

By Janet S. Fox, author of Get Organized Without Losing It We’re halfway through the school year. Could you use some ideas to help students get or stay organized? Last year I wrote a post on some general tips for … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Resolve to Introduce Your Kids to Goal Setting in 2015

By Beverly K. Bachel, author of What Do You really Want? Happy 2015! With the start of the New Year, you may be thinking about making resolutions and setting goals for the coming year, but are you helping your kids … Continue reading

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