Hello I'm going to start the Teacher's of Tomorrow program this year. Im going to be a first grade teacher, but I'm nervous about lesson planning & classroom management. Any suggestions for a newbie?
How do teachers feel about having to learn how to face intruders in the classroom and possibly be armed in the classroom?
Thoughts on teaching “vosotros” in the class? My Spanish is from South America and I do not use it. I do not teach it in the classroom but I explain what it is so if they see it they understand
What are your school policies on classroom parties (ie: Halloween, Xmas, Valentines)? Given increases to absences, school closures & teacher planning days, any in-person instructional time with students is crucial. I think we should try to avoid activities that aren’t part of curriculum. The Vday party is set & will happen. I also don’t like that is held in morning instead of end of day. It’s held on a short day so combined with recess & lunch, 1 hr party is a lot to take away from class time.
Hey SPED teachers!! I will be in a 2nd-3rd grade resource classroom. I am looking for station ideas for both math and ELA. Thank you in advance❤️
Just curious, is anyone using the harkness discussion model for reading longer works in class, and if so, are there any modifications you have made to better facilitate this sort of discussion in your classroom?
I have a negative Nancy aide in our classroom. Regardless of how many times she has been spoken to and reminded to keep the negative at bay, it seems to appear daily. Suggestions to help it totally disappear?
I'm a high school math teacher who's a bit tired of teaching. I've only been teaching for two years though. It's so much more than I thought it would be. Meetings, handling classroom management, talking with parents, etc. Any advice on how I can make it a better experience? I have a degree in math. Are there any other job opportunities that come with that?
I bought two kindle fire tablets today. I want to use them in my classroom this year, specifically in my listening station (instead of the cassette+books) how do you use them in your classrooms?
Help me with online/ classroom MBA program that could be attended during weekends.
Role: Project Manager
I don’t want to quit my job and pursue full time.
Happy CTE Month! THANK YOU for the magic you make happen everyday in your classrooms. How does your state/district/school recognize CTE during this time?
Best podcast you use in the classroom beside Serial? Looking to start one with my AP Seminar students after EOC testing.
I want to make sure my classroom library showcases diversity. What are some of your favorite books that promote learning about other cultures?
My 2 toddlers have been asked to stay home for 2 weeks now due to kids in their classrooms testing positive to Delta variant. Any other parent seeing this trend? How do you manage this and work from home?
I think I need a place to vent anonymously. My district made the decision to have all remote learning through the first semester and teachers were given a choice to work from their classrooms or from home for the first quarter. Second quarter started on Monday and teachers were required to return to empty classrooms. Staff with school aged children are still teaching from home. That doesn’t feel right to me. What are others’ thoughts and experiences?
When a question is asked in the classroom:
There are some benefits to distance learning. Not having to deal with the knuckleheads is one. Discipline and classroom management takes so much effort. However I still miss not being able to see my students in the classroom. I feel empty. And I hate teaching into a screen.
Anybody currently working at Salesforce in a fully remote position? If so, how do you feel about level of team engagement, perks/benefits, career trajectory (potential for upward progression)?
Airline industry consultants: will this be worse for the airlines than 9/11? Do they have the cash on hand to survive this?
New to Fishbowl?
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.