Successful school year

Start the School Year with an A Plus

If you’re a parent of child still attending school then I know you can’t wait for school to start. If you’re in Miami, tomorrow is your day! Let’s make sure that your child is going to have a successful school year because as a teacher, I might have your student in my classroom. So we […]

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Social Media Guru

Five Reasons Why You Aren’t A Social Media Guru

Ever since your first tweet on Twitter back in the day, you’ve become enamored with the idea of becoming the next social media guru. In fact, your Klout score recently increased. That’s always a great indicator, right?   But hold on! Here are five

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Nathasha Alvarez Latina Diva On Wheels

Secret Santa Keeps On Giving

  Hope you enjoyed Teresa’s post yesterday.  Thank you, Icess for starting this holiday blog tour. Now it’s my turn and I have to get this off my chest. Less than 30 days ago, I had a total “O-M-G!” experience. The kind you talk about with your closest friends. No, it’s not that kind of “O-M-G!” […]

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Student thanks teacher

Classroom Cheating Mirrors Real Life

Recently, a group of students were caught cheating in my classroom. Definitely one of the saddest and most disappointing days of this school year. I couldn’t believe it. I was so upset. I couldn’t say a word. I couldn’t look them in the eye. It’s not as if they didn’t know how I felt about […]

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Nathasha Alvarez

A Teacher Learns from Her Students

Some teachers are counting down the number of days until summer vacation. I’m counting the

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Thank You to the Teachers at Miami Sunset Senior High School

Part three. My high school teachers deserve to know that they helped me deal with some of the roughest years in my life. Thank you! May all of you continue to thank a teacher in your life. May and every other month in the year should be Teacher Appreciation month.   High School Don’t know […]

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Thank You To Centennial Junior High School Teachers

This post is a continuation of the outstanding teachers I had in my life. Are you thanking a teacher today? Please don’t tell me a teacher never did anything for you. If you can read this, thank a teacher. Junior High School My junior high school years were the best. I think that’s the main […]

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Teacher Appreciation

May Is Teacher Appreciation Month: Thank You!

To be honest, I don’t know if the entire month of May is devoted to appreciate teachers. But who cares? We should appreciate teachers every day and I’m not just saying that because I am a teacher. I’m a great teacher because of the teachers in my life.  Yes, I said great. If I don’t […]

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Favorite students

Teachers Have Favorite Students. I do.

The first time I did my full time clinical teaching internship, I realized that I would have favored students in my life. It’s not something that teachers want to admit because we do our best to not have any favored students. But I’m here to let you know that if you’re a teacher and you […]

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