Any NBCTs who have worked on their MOC? What are specific examples of strong PGEs that impact student learning? I need help. I do everything, but for the life of me, I can't wrap my head around this. The directions are too ambiguous to be of any service to me.
Wut up ATL! Downtown / Midtown / Buckhead .... stayed in all 3 areas, don’t think BH is worth the commute, DT is sketchy at night... leaning towards MT. Am I missing something?
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Thinking about investing in rental property for the first time. Probably a 2-3 unit building. Anything landlords here would have liked to know before starting? Also, once closing is done, how much work does it require to do/is a management company worth it for only 2-3 units? All advice are welcome! Thanks
What happens when an ETF is canceled? If Vanguard, for example, announced it was discontinuing an ETF, would the price plummet right away and holders lose their money?
Our students don’t show their work in math. Do you or your school have any sort of policy or system to ensure they show work?
Hi Everyone just thought it be interesting to say hi to everyone. I understand that we are in this group for a reason lol and would be cool to connect or at least have some activity going on here. Would you be interested in a virtual party? 🥳Would you be interested in doing a google survey that ask questions such as sun shine club birthday, favorite color sport team? Idk 🤷♀️just thought it would be nice to connect or at least support each other and send shout out when we have birthdays? Open ear 🤗
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It’s been 2 months since I quit work. It took that long to feel “normal” again. My friends have been saying I seem happier. I picked up some old hobbies again and started exercising! There are days when lack of productivity makes me anxious. A part of me then wishes I could have been like this while still working in PA. Maybe if I’d tried harder, I could have had a decent work like balance?
Still, I am starting to believe that quitting was the best decision for me. 💕
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I love doing found poetry in a few of my units, and the kids really get into it. We do the type where you get cut up words and arrange them into a poem. I can't do it with my general sophomores, though, because it would be IMPOSSIBLE to cut up enough poems!
Is there a site where I could just copy/paste a poem in and it would let them move the words around? There's a similar site available, but you have to enter each word in one by one.
Bomb dropped on me this morning that I will not be allowed to distribute novels for teaching my remote students this spring. We've done some of Jason Reynolds and Kwame Alexander's books in literary circles in the past, but now I need to replace that with some works that are accessible to my students online. Does anyone have suggestions for available resources and works by Black authors? I can still do my poetry unit, buy need some digital texts. Short stories or other essays. Thanks in advance!
Big fan of disruptive texts and free resources (like short story project).
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Every state uses different acronyms for different things. That being said, I have no clue what you are asking.
I thought it was just me! RTI. SST. IEP. PGP. ILP. It’s like a secret code.
NBCT=National Board Certified Teachers
MOC=Maintenance of Certification
PGE=Professional Growth Experience
Ugh. I’m sorry. This just sounds like so much hoop jumping. Do you think it’s worth it?