Is it just me, or does anyone else feel like paperwork and forms take priority over students and lessons. I cannot believe the amout of reports and tracking sheets we need to turn in. SAME info!
I teach in a district with high turn over. Only 1 year out of 7 was good. This year is BAD I just officially resign effective at year end, it feel great! Did I make a mistake?
How does teaching after retirement work? Would years earned after retirement count for a second retirement?
Has anyone used "Mystery Classroom" or "Asventure Classroom" ? I'm looking for something my students can use for a bell ringer each day.
I'm in new position -instructional coach- at same school this year. Being asked by AP to observe teachers during guided reading. Any suggestions on what I should be looking for? should do/not do?
Has anyone used Lexia PowerUp as a reading intervention? I love the concept, but I’m finding it is difficult to have ‘teaching time’ when I’m working to hit the minutes goal. Any suggestions?
My dept. is down two teachers, so they put aides to facilitate while the work is done online. I'm listed as the teacher of record and I also had to sign for all the SPED papers. Should I be worried?
How many of you have to cover classes on your conferences? Three weeks in and I have already covered 6 classes during my conferences! So much for getting paperwork done..😬
I’m feeling proud of myself today. One of my students responded in Spanish y entendí lo que leía! Very well elaborated and detailed. Teach ‘em where they are.
Great list of teacher discounts. Anyone find other great deals? https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/life/money/a28712107/teacher-discounts/
What is your favorite way to communicate with parents other than phone, email, etc? Remind? Classtag? If you have used one or both, share your thoughts. I have used Remind for the last 3 years.
I am doing a GT pullout once a week for 45 minutes. I am looking for possible curriculum. Any ideas? What do you do or use? This is for all qualifying students regardless of their area of giftedness.