Tag Archives: Free Spirit Advisory Board

How Educators Recharge Over Winter Break

As fulfilling as working with students of all ages can be, the daily challenges you face may leave you feeling depleted and headed toward burnout. Our Advisory Board is here to share what they’re doing to recharge over the winter … Continue reading

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Educators: What’s on Your Bucket List?

As an educator with a new school year underway, you may already have a lengthy to-do list, but do you also have a career bucket list? That is, do you have a list of goals or desired experiences you’d like … Continue reading

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Tips to Reengage Kids Who Have Checked Out for the School Year

Keeping your students engaged during the final weeks of school can be a challenge. The Free Spirit Advisory Board members are here to share their best advice for reengaging kids who have checked out for the school year. “Keeping kids … Continue reading

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National Library Week Book Recommendations

To celebrate National Library Week, we talked books with our Advisory Board and Teen Advisory Council. Advisory Board members shared books that every educator needs, and our Teen Council members shared the best lesson they learned from a book. The … Continue reading

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I First Felt Like an Educator When . . .

When did you first feel like a “real” educator? Members of our Free Spirit Advisory Board open up about their experiences, and you might be surprised by some of their answers. I was going to present a guidance lesson in … Continue reading

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