This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

Trade Secrets: How I learn a new classes’ names in 30 minutes

Being a casual teacher can be difficult, as you don’t always know the dynamics and relationships that are at play when you come into a new learning environment.

I’ve written extensively on strategies for bonding with your class, but as a casual teacher this can all be undermined if you don’t know the names of the […]

By |October 12th, 2015|Your ECT Career|0 Comments

6 Life Lessons I’ve Learned from Preschool Children

They might be little, but there is so much that we can learn from preschool children.

They are positive, enthusiastic and energetic. They make friends easily and are walking, talking sponges, ready to learn and absorb all that the world will throw at them.

I’ve been a preschool teacher for 35 years and learning from my class […]

By |August 21st, 2015|Your ECT Career|0 Comments

10 Productivity and Organization Tools for Teachers – and all are FREE!

We’ve all felt that sense of overwhelm when we think about all the resources, activities and lesson plans we need to keep in some sort of order. And that doesn’t even take into account the absolutely endless to-do list. Why does it never go away?

I’ve changed my teaching life in the last few years by […]

By |July 3rd, 2015|Your ECT Career|0 Comments

The Importance of Early Childhood Education: A Teacher’s Perspective

When children are young, they are learning sponges. You can never have a greater impression on a person than when they are in their early childhood years.

As teachers, we have always inherently understood this. The importance of early childhood education has finally moved to the forefront of the domestic agenda. Indeed, the President identified this in […]

By |April 28th, 2015|Your ECT Career|0 Comments

Ideas for Engaging Preschool Themes

Creating preschool lesson plans by themes is one of many ways of shaping a preschool learning environment.

If you would like to read more about the other ways of lesson planning and my favorite style, please click here. 

If you are following thematic lesson plans, then the following activities need to be addressed:

fine motor
gross motor / outdoors
problem solving
music
group time […]

By |March 16th, 2015|Your ECT Career|0 Comments