Category Archives: Returning to School

Returning to School

Returning to SchoolAs time nears for returning to school, teachers start looking at what needs to be done to prepare themselves and their students for the school year. Whether you’re a seasoned veteran who has been teaching for years or are brand-new to the game, getting a fresh perspective on things to do before school starts can be valuable. At, we offer just such advice, including suggestions on classroom gadgets, what to do and not to do during back-to-school night, tips on organizing your classroom and fun quizzes that gauge how ready you are to head back to work after summer vacation.

Good to Have Lesson Plans When Returning To School

When returning to school, it’s useful to get a little help with lesson plans. You might not have a clue how you want to structure your plans this year, or you may have a laptop full of ideas that have served you well in past years. knows, though, that new and inventive lesson plans are a welcome tool in any classroom. That’s why we offer free lesson plans and teaching tools for K through 12 teachers. Take a different look at math, history and science with lesson plans structured around contemporary news and pop culture, or stimulate your students to think critically and improve their writing skills with video writing prompts. They’re just a few examples of the useful resources you’ll find at Back to school time is here! is an alliance of teachers creating resources and content for teachers. We know having access to a community of people who understand your job and have experienced the same things you’re going through can be indispensable. We invite you to browse through the site and investigate everything we have to offer. Visit the blogs page to see what other teachers are talking about, or check out the professional development services we offer. You’ll always find useful returning to school resources at