Author Archive for Amber Teamann

Amber Teamann is an assistant principal at Watkins Elementary in Wylie, Texas. She enjoys the challenges of working with a diverse group of students on her K-5 campus, as well as challenging and empowering her teachers. As a former technology facilitator for her district, she looks forward to integrating as much technology into her teachers classrooms as possible, all with a smile!

Purpose & Positivity, part 2

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I shared these paragraphs with my staff in their weekly “Get Whitt it!” today…(See my other weeks here.) A blank calendar. A fresh start. It’s the perfect time to evaluate where you’ve been, where you’re at, and where you’re going. It’s…

The three foot rule…

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This isn’t post about proximity…unless you mean proximity to things that stress you out! I read a great book this week from the perspective of a navy SEAL. He detailed several missions (some heavily redacted) and went through what key…

Free and easy ways to connect with your staff & parents!

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There are a variety of ways that teachers and administrators can communicate with their class, staff, and parents. Effective communication is vital to a schools success. Not just the typical teacher to parents way, but also from the campus to the families. Good communication can prevent misperceptions and mismatched expectations,…