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Insights from ACE Students, Alumni and Faculty

About this blogger

Amy Vaughan-Roland, student at American College of Education

Amy Vaughan-Roland

As a special education teacher, mom of two, homesteader, and doctoral candidate, Amy Vaughan-Roland runs on coffee, chaos, canning jars, and Post-it notes! She resides on her family’s dairy farm with her handsome husband and two young daughters, and has a strong passion for the education of all learners, celebrating her twelfth year in special education.

Follow more of her adventures on her family blog, theroadtorolands.blogspot.com, or on Instagram.

Posts by Amy

  • Tips From the Classroom

    3 Ways to Bring STEM Field Trips to Your Students

  • Tips From the Classroom

    4 Pandemic-Friendly Parent Communication Tools to Keep Using Back in the Classroom

  • Tips From the Classroom

    5 Must-Have Items When Teaching Remotely

  • Tips From the Classroom

    3 Steps Teachers Can Take to Prioritize Their Mental Health

  • Tips From the Classroom

    Using My Education Degree Outside of the Classroom

  • Tips From the Classroom

    Teaching at Home vs. Teaching at School: A Reflection on the Differences & What I've Learned

  • School-Life Balance

    Online College With Kids: 3 Simple Parent Hacks to Get You to the Finish Line

  • Tips From the Classroom

    Avoid Frightful Weather with These Delightful Indoor Recess Activities

  • Tips From the Classroom

    The Other Side of the Desk: How to Gracefully Transition from Teacher to Parent

  • Tips From the Classroom

    Classroom Prep on a Budget: Smart Dollar Store Ideas

  • Tips From the Classroom

    Parent-Friendly Ways to Fend Off the Summer Slide

  • Tips From the Classroom

    Think Green: How to Help Your Students Put Earth First

  • School-Life Balance

    3 Myths About Grad School—and Why You Should Apply in the New Year

  • Tips From the Classroom

    How to Successfully Prepare For That IEP Meeting

  • Tips From the Classroom

    The Secret to Transforming Struggling Readers into Bibliophiles

  • Tips From the Classroom

    Why You Should Run — Not Walk — To That Professional Conference

  • Tips From the Classroom

    4 Things Every Teacher Wishes Parents Knew

  • Tips From the Classroom

    The Three Key Assessments for English Language Arts Teachers

  • School-Life Balance

    The Ultimate Guide to Gearing Up For The New Term

  • Tips From the Classroom

    Crawling to Summer Break? Try These Five Self-Care Tips

  • School-Life Balance

    Online Learning Life Hack: Bringing the Coffeehouse to Your Home

  • Tips From the Classroom

    Daylighting Changed My Classroom for the Better– And It Can Help You, Too