Raise your hand if you like using addons in your browser 🙋🏻♀️ I know I do and they can be an excellent way to improve your experience on the web. In this post, I’ll share 5 useful addons to improve your browser and make your work-life easier. We all know the world wide web can… Continue reading 5 Useful Addons to Improve Your Browser as a Teacher
How many times have you made a great lesson or planned out a good theme, only to have it lost somewhere in your pile of papers and notepads? Today is the day you stop doing this, as well as teach your students to keep their notes in order! Today we take a look at how… Continue reading How to Use Onenote as a Teacher in 2020
What is OneNote? If you haven’t heard of this program before then it is about time! This is a hidden gem in your Office-suite. In this post, I’ll cover the basics of the program and how to get started with your first notebook. First of all, there are several different versions out there of this program.… Continue reading How to Use Onenote
Last semester I had to start using remote learning. Working as a language teacher in upper secondary high school, I thought some parts were easier for me than for my colleagues teaching vocational subjects. However, there were other things that I didn’t know when this whole thing started and that was how we, as humans,… Continue reading How Do You Avoid Student and Teacher Burnout When Using Remote Learning?
If you had a time machine and could go back to meet a younger version of your professional self – what would you say? What would you tell this brand new teacher setting out on her journey? Here are five things I wish I knew as a brand new teacher: Find and maintain work-life balance… Continue reading 5 Things I Wish I Knew as a Brand New Teacher
I have a confession to make: I’m a stationery addict. There, I said it. And yes, there is such a thing as having favorite pens or feeling that a pen simply isn’t the right one for a specific day. Even so, I also have warm feelings for all things digital and more often than not… Continue reading Digital or Analog? How to Find Your Own Best Lesson Planning Practice
I shouldn’t even be writing this blog post. No really, I should work on publishing a different one right now – but I don’t! And the simple reason is this: procrastination. Now, the post that was planned was really aimed for something that is very soon to be a part of my everyday life again:… Continue reading The Blog Post I Shouldn’t Even Be Writing
One thing I stumbled upon a few months ago is calendar blocking and while most examples I found were using Google Calendar, I choose to do calendar blocking in Outlook. Who doesn’t love to be organized and feel on top of things? I know I do, but does this mean I am always where I’m… Continue reading Calendar Blocking in Outlook and How This Can Help You Stay Sane
Have you ever caught yourself thinking ”I don’t have time to relax and do something else, I have so much work to do”? I know I have, numerous times, in fact, 🙋🏻♀️ and the truth is when you feel this busy is exactly when you would actually benefit most from taking a step back from… Continue reading Why Taking Some Time off Benefits Both You and Your Students
My name is Ann-Louise and I am the woman behind the keyboard for Little Miss Teach IT. I work as a teacher, mostly at vocational programs, and teach English and Swedish in upper secondary high school. I have worked as a teacher since 2007 and have been interested in technology since long before the time… Continue reading Who is Little Miss Teach IT?