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The best part of my summer so far is _____.

Does anyone have flexible seating in their classroom? What kind of furniture do you have?

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I'm a first year teacher, how much time should I plan setting up my classroom to take me?

Has anyone been following the new requirements in Florida to become a teacher? Military veterans and spouses without teaching degrees will now be elligible to teach in classrooms.

I work in an alternative school. My science classroom has two doors. I never had problems with this until last year. I guide my 9-12 grades students during entering and exiting the class. But whenever… more

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Just checking. Has anyone heard about a $2000 bonus that we will be getting? In my District we did get $3000 before the school year ended (I wonder if that was it).

Currently teaching high school science, AP sciences classes.. Looking to move to California or Nevada. Anyone make that move? Helpful ideas? What to avoid? What not to do? Any advice appreciated. Tha… more

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How much money do you estimate that you spend a year on classroom supplies?

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Who are your favorite teacher influencers or education related accounts to follow online?

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What documentaries have you found most eye-opening recently? Bonus if they're appropriate for the classroom!

What are your best tips for maintaining your composure when your class has just about pushed you over the edge?

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Okay, we are getting another $125. What are you thinking about spending on it? Must haves for the teacher not necessarily for the students!

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What is your favorite book of all time, when did you read it for the first time, & how many times have you revisited it?

How long has your principal been your principal? Does your school usually have a quick turnover of this position?

Does your school offer breakfast? Is it served before school or at the beginning of the school day?

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What did the hiring process look like at your school?

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Is student performance tied to your evaluation?

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New teacher here! What are some of your tips for a smooth first day?

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Do you find most of your friends outside of school are teachers? I realized I only have one teacher friend outside of my school network.

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What is one school rule you wish you could change?

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It's my fourth year of teaching, and I'm moving from a charter school to a public school. They put me as a step 2 for my salary offer. Have you ever negotiated a higher salary? I'd love so… more

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What are some important things to include in my introduction letter to students/families?

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I'm deeply concerned about states that are lowering the requirements for certification to fix the shortage. What are your thoughts?

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Who are some of your favorite teacher comedians to follow?

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What's one of your simple summer pleasures? Mine is being able to sit and enjoy my morning breakfast/coffee without rushing!

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Are you guarenteed a salary step increase every year?

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Are there any outdoor educators here? How did you find work as an outdoor educator.

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I work for a large city district, and I would like to bring more plants into/around my classroom. Any idea where to start?

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Elementary teachers, do you teach all subjects, or do you have subject teachers? Ex. Second Grade EL, Second Grade Math, etc. I'm so used to teaching everything, but we're switching to a diffe… more

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What's your current favorite show to binge watch?

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What PD does your school require you to take each year?

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Do you continue to have concerns about learning loss from virtual learning? I was encouraged to move children on to the next grade, and I'm so worried they will fall further and further behind.

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Phew! Our last day was June 27th. I went to Target yesterday and saw back to schoool displays. Too soon! LOL

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Is your school starting before or after Labor Day?

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Has anyone made the switch form public school to charter school what were some of the pros/cons of making the switch?

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Does your school have "master teachers"? What are the qualifications for becoming a "master teacher?"

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My summer happy place is ______.

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Do you publish studetns' work online? What's your go-to site?

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What's a piece of school office equipment that gives you nightmares? Does anyone remember/use the machine for comb binders? I'm still terrified by that thing!

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What activites does your school plan for field day?

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