Edu-Must Haves

I often to get asked for educational recommendations, from books to classroom materials, that I decided to put together a list of my Top 10 favorite things for you. I have even included links so you can make these resources some of your very own favorites starting today!


Teach Like A Champion by Doug Lemov- A fantastic teaching technique guide to start your year ahead of the game!

The Essential 55 by Ron Clark- Rules to guide your instructional best practices to ensure successful student transformations!

The First Days of School by Harry Wong- Prepare for your first year of teaching with this easy to follow guide!

The Art of Coaching by Elena Aguilar- Excellent resource to learn the ropes to become an instructional coach!


Portable White Board- Make center time easy with a portable white board. Excellent for mini lessons and desirable for flexible work spaces.

Portable Storage- Great for storing materials for centers or a teacher desk on the go!  Desirable for flexible work spaces.

Cart-Easy transporting of materials from the classroom to home with this storage box on wheels!

Book Bins- Organize your classroom library with bins for easy categorizing by topics, genres or authors!

Student Mailboxes- Sort graded student papers efficiently with this mailbox system. Purchase as many as you need to stack on top of each other as a mail center. Students collect their papers at the end of the day to bring home to mom and dad!

Floor Lamps- Turn off those overhead headache classroom lights, and position floor lamps in student work areas to illuminate the space in a fun, inviting way!