Many teachers say that setting up their classroom is a priority as summer is coming to a close.
We took to social media to ask teachers: As back-to-school nears, what item do you most want to cross off your to-do list?
Getting my daughter off to university for the first time, and ready to go at school within a week.
- Natalie Cole-Lamothe
Lifting cases of paper to the computer lab, checking the ink/toner levels, then printing out the name tags of all the room changes this year.
- Brian Skinner
Getting my family all organized for their new school year so I can turn my attention to my new students.
- Nicole Laderoute
Unpacking classroom materials that had to be packed at the end of June.
- Nedra Dreyer
Setting up my new room after two years of working off carts!
- Wendy Mulligan
Getting the bulletin boards up! So tedious.
- Patricia Dianne
Updating course outlines.
- Amy Jesse
Organizing my classroom library.
- Shannon Rae Dube
Getting my room back in order after the summer cleaning!
- Heide Doppmeier
Toss up between bulletin boards and long-range plans.
- Lori Szmul