Elementary School Teachers

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I was shopping at Michael’s yesterday when a woman approached me asking where I found a wood box. After I told her where it was located, she asked what I was doing with it. I said it was for my classr… more

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Anyone have any distance learning after school activities?

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Any pregnant teachers planning on returning to the classroom? What are your thoughts/feelings about this? #expectingmama

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I'll be the virtual teacher for k-2 due to a large enrollment in our county's virtual academy. Tips/Tricks for keeping curriculum engaging via video & Zoom?

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What are you currently reading for professional development? I just started reading Culturally Responsive Teaching and the Brain 🧠! I’m so excited to dig into this one!

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I got an email today saying I have to remove all personal items from my classroom 😞 I want to go back to school but not like this. I can’t imagine my 4th graders staying in desks all day long.

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Is this app for new teachers only? What is a good app for teachers who have been doing this for what feels like 1,000 years?

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Has anyone used the elementary education version of edgenuity? Thoughts?

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For lesson planning do you: (A) Collaborate with other grade level teachers or (B) plan alone.

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What are some of virtual classroom expectations you use?

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Hi everyone! I don’t know if this is the right place, but can everyone tell me if Florida has intermediate units?

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Hello fellow teachers! Have any of you found resources that might be helpful in starting out the year digitally? Ice breakers? Procedures for working online? I’m trying to wrap my head around how this… more

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What does your most likely plan for returning to school look like?

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Wondering how everyone is planning on handling paperwork from their students. Any ideas?

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Trump said today I his press briefing that the virus doesn’t come home with students. OMG.... I am so relieved, open schools!

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Trump announced that he is sending National Guards to Chicago.

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Do you feel like your school has sufficient mental health supports for students and families to help with the impact of COVID?

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Our district wants to test the teachers. Sounds ok. What if a bunch of us are asymtomatic and didn't know? Great we found out and then what? I guess to prevent a positive asymtomatic result would … more

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Since there’s a 99% chance we will be teaching remotely I am in need of a new laptop. What do you recommend? It needs speed, a good camera, and sound. I’m not very tech savvy. Thanks!

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The current debate in Kansas is whether or not our governor made a ‘good’ choice putting out an executive order stating that schools and instruction are not to resume until Sept 9. IMO it gives us tim… more

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I think we need to hit reset for the 2020-2021 school year. Allow parent the choice if they want their child to repeat or move on.

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Our students need us and they need to be in school at the very least a few times a week.

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Trump our what Is happening in Portland. How important do you think it is to teach students the Constitutions? Seems like Trump needs a refresher?

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Arizona teacher’s union...where the hell are you guys??!!! Get on it!

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My hope for the start of the new school year is ________.

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What's something keeping you sane with all of the uncertainty?

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When your school was doing remote learning, did you use chromebooks or iPads? What management software did you use to monitor what students were doing on those devices? My school uses iPads and we are… more

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Has your school talked about a stipend for teachers for COVD related supplies? How much do you think you would need?

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Have any of you used Pear Deck? I made one lesson and it was super easy!

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Trying to figure out how the schools closed down so abruptly to nonchalantly reopen.

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Has anyone heard plans how special education teachers will serve their students during distance learning?

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Anyone interview for school reopening committee? Curious what questions will be asked.

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Who thinks Department of Secretary of Ed DeVos should resign?

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