Just a few things that make teachers very, very happy: ~Electric pencil sharpeners and the smell of newly sharpened pencils ~Fresh starts each fall ~New curriculum and books ~A totally clean and organized learning space ~The feeling of being (somewhat) prepared ~The thought of all the wonderful adventures awaiting you and your students each and every new school year.  And if you’re at least somewhat of a traditional teacher, you also appreciate a good old-fashioned chalkboard too.  Well, I know I… Read more »