“Teaching is not a 9-5 job, it can’t be, even if you’re the most effective teacher…”
I'd rather replace all my toilet paper with double-sided razor blade tape than continue waking up at ungodly times on Monday mornings
Does all staff at Liberty Mutual Insurance including customer service reps, have to have a California property and casualty license?
When you're two weeks from dispatch on a three month long integrated project, and the leadership team decides they don't like anything about it any more despite approving it all at every check-in 🥴
My fear when leaving my team for even a minute
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Exp -4.7 any scope to negotiate further?
If yes how much?
I have accepted offer from PwC - 21 Fix (Bangalore) and JPMorgan Chase 22 Fix (Mumbai)
Mumbai would be very expensive how should I renegotiate. Please help.
HR is kind of reluctant but I know they can pay for my band.
Guesstimate what % of your programming work involves doing some kind of cloud related stuff vs on your laptop proof of concept or building on prem systems
In a previous post, some people mentioned their goal was to make new friends. How do you go about making friends as adult? I feel like it’s easier when active in some sort of organization or going out to local events. What do you think?
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Has anyone withdrawn PF from Cognizant. Is it possible to withdraw PF instead of transfer. Please help me.
How much fractal analytics pays for grade 8 I meant consultant position in India Thanking you in anticipation
Has your firm gone woke? My leadership is consumed by virtue signaling and social justice to the point where nothing else (even our business) seems to matter. More importantly, they seem oblivious to the fact that not everyone shares their woke sensibilities and they’ve said some highly divisive and offensive things. There is no vehicle for dissent. Thinking of leaving a firm I’ve dedicated my life to as a result. It’s a sad realization.
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I'm looking for innovative ways to get my students to "publish" their writing. I've scoured the internet and know all of the basic ways - and have tried lots - but am looking for something more exclusive to our grade or class they can look forward to at the end of the year. I have lots of ideas, but would love to hear about what has worked for other middle school ELA classes. Thanks!
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.
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Can a principal ask a teacher to use some of their planning time to write late students tardy slips when they get to school every single day? Keep in mind this is the only planning period the teacher gets and it’s only 50 minutes long.
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I’m going to be able to purchase a novel for each grade level, 9-12, this coming school year. I’m looking for suggestions. What I have available currently is pretty dated and my own personal affinity is for the more classical novels, so I was hoping to find some more modern ideas that my kids may relate to easier.
Does anyone use the StudySync English curriculum for 9th or 11th grade? How do you implement it? Seems very involved and complicated to me.
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Nope. That’s just how admin guilts people into free labor - usually of the administrative variety.
My answer to that is, "Maybe so. But I will decide what work I do after hours, when I do it, where I do it, and even if I do it. Sometimes, it's going to have to wait until the next day."
Honestly, once you get your stride and learn to be more efficient, it can be a 9-5 job, with occasional weekends when the class turns in research papers. ;)
I agree, but it's seems now with the work; I'm always running to catch up
It is for some people. It could be for all teachers if we had reasonable expectations, manageable course loads, class sizes, and resources.
Not if your a performing arts teacher
I mean, first hour starts at 7:30 so in a literal sense for sure...
Yes, it's definitely not 9 to 5 because we go home and do MORE work!! I'm exhausted most evenings and can't wait for the weekends to rest a little bit.
It is if that’s your only thing. It’s like any job: work smarter, not harder.