Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Nicole Chavanne
2 followers
2 followers
About
Nicole Chavanne's posts

Post has attachment
A General Education Teacher's Guide to a Special Education Meeting
For a general education teacher that has never attended a formal special education meeting, it can be very intimidating.  Here are a few things you can do to make sure you are prepared before you attend.   Be On Time I know that things come up, but make eve...

Post has attachment
Surviving That Difficult (parent, administration, IEP) Meeting
We have all had those meetings that we dread.  The ones that keep us up a night for days leading up to it.  The ones that make your stomach hurt and your head ache.  Whether it is a meeting with a parent, an administrator, or an IEP team, you can survive an...

Post has attachment
Christmas in the Classroom & FREEBIE Gift Tag
December is one of my favorite months because there is something electric in the air.  Kids are excited for the upcoming holidays.  And, there are cookies.  So many cookies! Here are a couple of ways that I add Christmas to my classroom.  Stick around to th...

Post has attachment
5 Tips for Co-Teaching Success
Co-Teaching can be one of the most rewarding, yet challenging experiences.  The co-teaching partnership is kind of like a marriage and usually it's an arranged one!  Often, two teachers are partnered up without knowing much about each other.  Administrators...

Post has attachment
End of Year Gift for Teachers (Freebie Gift Tag)
My daughter's last day of school is next week and I wanted to throw together a little something for her two teachers.  This time of year is super busy for everybody so I wanted to make it as simple as possible! I contacted my favorite   thirty-one   consult...

Post has attachment
5 Tips for Co-Teaching Success
Co-Teaching can be one of the most rewarding, yet challenging experiences.  The co-teaching partnership is kind of like a marriage and usually it's an arranged one!  Often, two teachers are partnered up without knowing much about each other.  Administrators...

Post has attachment
Paraprofessionals In The Classroom - Working Together In Harmony
As a special education teacher, I have to collaborate with several adults throughout my day such as related service providers, general education teachers, parents, administration, special area team members, etc.  Through being a self-contained teacher, a pu...

Post has attachment
Martin Luther King, Jr. ~ Quotes That Inspire
As we prepare to honor Martin Luther King, Jr. next week, let us be reminded why he was such an inspiring and influential man in our history.  The folks at Elm Chevrolet  in Elmira, New York created an infographic with some of his greatest quotes and I am s...

Post has attachment
A+ Images for the Win!
Over the summer, Doug from A+ Images and Teachershirts.com  made me an offer I could not refuse.   He offered to send me a T-shirt with my blog logo for free if I would write an honest review of the product.  Of course I signed up right away because...free ...

Post has attachment
My Favorite Holiday Cookie (& Cookie Hop)
I love December.  I love the smell when you first turn the heat on in your house.  I love the first snow fall, but not as much as I love snow days.  I love Christmas.  I love baking cookies.  I love eating cookies.    A bunch of my friends from Classroom Te...
Wait while more posts are being loaded