The worst thing you ever said by accident in front of a classroom full of students that was not a curse. GO!
If you’re looking for theatre and/or music digital products, please check out my Teachers Pay Teachers store https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Professor-Bs-Creative-Music-World. Great way to implement technology in your classroom
What is your max class size for the year? Is that number based on a virtual or in person classroom?
What does a principal do all day? My principal seems to sit in her office a lot and looks busy, but I'm really not sure with what and I wish she would come into my classroom.
The Boston Globe: Experts say some classrooms may need an air purifier — and offer advice on sizing. https://www.bostonglobe.com/2020/08/19/nation/experts-say-some-classrooms-may-need-an-air-purifier-offer-advice-sizing/
We just started using the Classroom Assessment Scoring System in our programs to measure quality of interactions and lesson plans. I think it's been one of the most meaningful tools for providing feedback to teachers.
I found out today that a new TikTok trend is "mask string saw". Nothing in my classroom is safe.
This is my 7th year of teaching. I’ve been experiencing job burnout since my 3rd year. I know I need to do something else. I don’t think classroom teaching is ‘it’ for me. Did anyone else go through this? What did you end up doing?
Hi there! I attended a virtual robotics workshop last week. I learned a lot and especially enjoyed connecting with others who were using robots in their classroom. I hope you join the discussion and we can find a way to support each other.
Calming Techniques in the Classroom - Google Slides https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1IQID6lLQMSwF7zMsaUhFlFjUk4hUtBbixtydrhI61gc/mobilepresent?slide=id.p
My students have been obsessed with using the magnifying glasses. We have explored with them inside and outside of the classroom. I was thinking about maybe creating a scavenger hunt....any ideas?
My school is starting an emotional support classroom. What are some acronyms used for these classrooms? Ex. STARS students taking action and responsibility for success
Does anyone remember using Philosophical Chairs as a strategy in the classroom? You know, the one where we teach kids to make a claim based on the evidence they've gathered, then express it in a respectful manner, followed by hearing what the other side has to say, listening with ears open to the facts presented and being prepared to change their mind should they hear compelling evidence to do so? I certainly hope they cling to that rather than mimicking the actions of their predecessors. 🤦♀️
Has anyone taken a PMP course in Toronto that they would recommend? I prefer classroom options so I can focus better.
True or false: If you ran your classroom the way admin ran the school, you’d get endless complaints from students/parents.
I am a retired 30 year veteran (28 in classroom all in kinder) and (2 as school districts reading coach prek-5th). I have my masters in curriculum and instruction but cannot break into jr college. I have all experience, im creative and knowledgeable plus, i know i have much to offer future teachers!!! Help! What must i do? Sell my first born grandkid for a slot?
First-year 5th grade teacher here. Once I am able to get in my classroom, I will only have 2 weeks to get ready. Any advice on what I can do to prep before getting into my room would be appreciated.
If you could do it again, would you still become a teacher in today’s climate not just Covid but the whole attack economically and socially. If you yes , Would you choose teach the same thing that you teach now? If No what would you do for a living?
I have a student in my classroom who has a history of violence. I’m honestly scared of him. Anyone else have this issue? What did you do?
Brazilian jiu-jitsu practitioners, what do you guys do when you travel? I'm just doing some body weight workouts I don't like using traditional gyms
How's the culture in Eversana and is the director level same as Sr. Principal there? Thx guys!
How to recover from burnout? I was managing personal issues, working on a side-hustle, looking for new jobs. Always feel like I have to be looking for the next thing, achieving something, and punishing myself to do so. Then I had a breakdown a few weeks ago. Since then I have been working a few hours a day, sleeping 9 hours, spending a lot of time watching shows and lying in bed. I finally feel like my mental health might recover. But I feel guilty that I’m not working toward anything.
Anyone interview with MBB and get that SOVA online assessment? It was pretty difficult for someone who didn’t get an MBA/write the GMAT… Does the firm typically get back to you if you don’t qualify to move to the next round? Bain & Company Boston Consulting Group McKinsey & Company
2 month entry level hire on the bench, is it too early to ask manager to work from home on Fridays? I have no real need to be in the office
30F here in NYC. Been single for 1.5 years now from a 4 year relationship and frankly still not over it. Unsure if the recovery process has been so long because I haven’t really been dating during covid or if this sounds like a typical timeframe to get over an ex. Thoughts?
What would you value more when deciding between jobs (both non-PA) - a company w/ prestige or with work life balance & good benefits. Let’s say same salary and potential for growth. I’m ambitious but also totally burnt out and over public accounting.
Literally, is ANYONE hiring a Sr Producer in Chicago right now? Feels like we’re in a royal family where the monarch has to die before the line to the throne moves up an inch
How important is it to get your CPA in the long run/ outside of big 4? Would CFE be beneficial? I’m a forensics staff.
Recommendations for an ergonomic chair that won’t break the bank? Preferably one with neck support too
You cannot tie WLB to the company. It is project dependent! A big company will always have projects with both good WLB and bad, but I think it’s never tied to the company. Agree or disagree?
I am struggling with the fact that I have 13 years of HR experience in one capacity or another, along with a bachelors degree and my PHR designation yet companies say “I’m not qualified or they ghost me when I apply for HR openings. I am experienced in all aspects of HR. How are people with little to no experience coming right out of college obtaining higher level roles than I have currently? It makes my passion for the field just go away.
What do you wear to interviews? I like wearing a full suit but I've interviewed at a few startups and felt over dressed. Have an interview at a major agency. Do you still rock a suit or another style?
My SO just called on business trip overseas, crying as she's desperately ill. Fucking heartbreaking & feel helpless. Please - send her your vibes!
Is hiring a cleaning service a waste of money if you live in an apartment? I live alone in a 2 bedroom, and I absolutely despise cleaning.
Hi! Has anyone completed the diversity and inclusion certificate online through Cornell university? Thoughts? Worth it? Helpful in your career? Thanks!!
Question for you sales and saas guys￼. I work for a fast growing startup and we are billing around 200 K a month. I am in charge of the sales team and our CFO mandates that we collect ACH payment information on every agreement. The problem with this is we have to reel in micro deposit amounts from customers and it feels like herding cats.￼ I’ve worked for three great tech companies and I’ve never had ACH nor have I ever paid for services with ACH.￼ Is this a totally dated process?￼
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