I would love to start teaching and learning outside the classroom walls. I would like to start working with middle school U.S. SS classes in other parts of the US. I'm in NJ, let me know if interested
Have any of your schools discussed the idea of live streaming your classroom? How would you feel about that?
I have a student who has difficulty controlling his laughing. He laughs at everything from people making mistakes in the classroom to people tripping over something on the floor.
Do you have a place where you're able to lock up your stuff in your classroom? I don't and I'm not sure if I should make a big deal about it.
I like to stand near the doorway when my kids enter the classroom and say hello to each one of them. About half of them are now saying hello back! Winning!
Are your administrators requesting to be added to your google classrooms? It looks like they will be conducting "walk throughs" of our googleclassrooms for evaluation purposes. I'm a little nervous bc this is all new to me...
Agree or disagree? A student with a 504 for an anxiety disorder should be required to go to some kind of counseling for coping strategies if mods are required in the classroom.
With the possibility of schools closing, does anyone have a recommendation for a classroom alternative? Either on-line, or a good home schooling program?
Sometimes I wonder if the anxiety and anticipation leading up to the school year is/will be worse than when we're actually in the classroom, doing our thing, day in and day out. I hope so!
If you found this in your classroom (kinda tucked under some papers on your rollie cart) would you read it or throw it away? 😂
My personal mantra/ “word” for the school year is Stay Positive. My reason is that I understand my attitude navigates my classroom environment and well being. What’s yours and why?
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?
Has anyone taught Romeo & Juliet before? I am worried about the suicide scenes, as I have a few students who recently attempted suicide. How do you deal with that aspect in your classroom?
Hi All! I hope you guys are staying safe and healthy. I am hosting a free workshop for teachers that I thought might benefit you. The workshop is called From Unsettled to Prepared Classroom. I am giving you the tools you need to feel organized and ready for this upcoming school year. There is so much that is still uncertain and it can be super daunting to start to plan for a year like this one. You can sign up here: https://adva-hanan.mykajabi.com/pl/192080
What are some alternative items you use in the classroom instead of having to buy supplies? I get so tired of purchasing items only for them to be destroyed so I’m looking for other suggestions.
Lower elementary teacher here just starting up. What are some must have classroom items you couldn’t live without? What are some “I really thought I needed this” items? TIA
Does anybody incorporate SAT/ACT vocabulary and question stems in their classes? How does SAT prep look like in your classroom?
What does writing about reading look like in your classroom? Do you grade students’ readers’ notebooks ?
Thankful to have a job that not only includes job security, caring colleagues, and interesting projects, but that also is still giving double-digit percentage raises, promotions, and $250 WFH stipends 🙏🏼 Trying to slow down and count my blessings during this late night grind
New dad that is trying to figure out how to balance life insurance choices (whole life vs term), a 529 plan, 401k, and general investments . Any advice or experience is welcomed!
Any advice on how to handle getting fired without notice? Literally found out the day of...a couple days after I said I was going to need to start billing for OT. I was working almost every day until 3am and weekends since the pandemic hit and my lunch hour was never respected. Was there for a year as permalance. This is in NY.
What is the difference between insurance carriers? I have an option to choose between them all (Aetna, cigna, bcbs, untied), but can't seem to figure out what the difference is.
Switching fed to commercial: easier internally within D or externally? I'm in S&O and have an MBA if that matters.
Team, need assistance on how to handle additional non billable work request from client after completion of a 6m assignment. Trick is director/partner either support the request or turn a blind eye.
Does Deloitte provide sick days and personal days ? I know few firms provide 10 sick days and 3 personal days every fiscal year Anything like this in Deloitte?
What do you guys think of leaving and jumping to work for Microsoft? Do consider it on par with the other FAANG companies? In terms of comp etc.
interviewing with Slalom next week, what questions should i be asking the recruiter to gain more insight to the firm?
Best way to spend the 2 weeks left before I officially start maternity leave? Client work wrapped last week and I spat out four proposals, now just CPE training left. Must be something else to do....
When your MD messages you at exactly 11:59pm and tells you to come into his office for a 'quick-small update'. Me thinking "layoff?" 🤔
Thoughts on EW MBA from Booth/Kellogg/Haas. Currently SC at Deloitte and want to transition to tier 1 consulting firms
SA looking for non traveling opportunities with other big 4 or with KPMG. How do you scope those out if a recruiter doesn't reach out to you and submitting your resume online may take ages?
ACN forcing people to take PTO during the holidays from December 26 to 31 now... might as well just deduct 4 PTO days from our benefits instead. What a dumb requirement
@mckinsey folks - heard of a "phone interview with HR" for experienced hires? Any idea what happens after? PST or round 1 with consultants ?
Rental car question- if I rent a car for a project, do I need to get the additional liability insurance as well? I don't have a personal Auto insurance. And understand that CDW is covered by Amex. Thx
$500 budget for holiday party for project of 30+...goes without saying that half the group was late for the dinner and then everyone left barely after 11...most depressing holiday party ever
Need a women's laptop bag that doesn't look like shit, and is easy to travel with - maybe gets on the the handle of my laptop. Been searching and can't find anything - recommendations?
Anyone looking to switch careers to a Marketing role with a leading Medical devices company? Looking for someone with 1-3 years experience in strategy and operations consulting. Please DM me
A coworker who knows I have depression told another coworker about my medical condition. What should I do? I’m scared to stand up for myself...just thinking abt the conversation makes me nervous