Weekly Links #2


Happy Friday! We hope that you’re having a safe and relaxing 4th of July weekend! Here are a few links from around the web for you.

How to teach kids to talk about taboo topics.

You can now create rubrics in Google Classroom! Request to be a part of the new beta.

A post worth reading on the pressure to spend money on flashy decor and activities at the expense of pedagogy and paycheck.

Connect with ALAMLE on Instagram, and tag us in your posts and stories! We’re sharing resources and ideas, and we’d love to see your summer learning and self-care strategies as well as your classroom setups as we start thinking about the new school year.

Are you headed to the AMLE conference in Nashville this fall? Click here to grab a code to save $50 on your registration!

Follow Friday: Do you know Sophie Phillips? We think you should! Sophie is a self-contained/exceptional ed teacher at McAdory Middle School. She frequently posts glimpses into her classroom and school activities, is dedicated to building relationships and school culture, and shares lots of creative ideas and reflections on teaching practice. Check her out on Twitter!