Hi, I'm Hope! I am a 1st grade teacher and the mommy of two adorable littles. Like the life of every teacher mom things can get a bit crazy, but I really do have the best of both worlds! I am a book, coffee, shopping, and candy addict. I'm passionate about creating classroom resources that are culturally inclusive and that get kids smiling and moving. I'm excited that I get to share it with all of you here at Teach with hope!
Yup, that’s right, I banned birthday treats. And you know what? Everyone survived! Every year I have parents and families email me a few days before their child’s birthday to ask if they can bring in treats for the class. Most often it’s cupcakes or cookies. I had the same generic canned email that I replied with. It went something like, “Yes you can send