I'm a brand new teacher & will begin teaching 3rd in the Fall. I need to compile a "wishlist" of sorts, of things I'd like in my classroom. Would like to know the top items you'd put on your list. 😁
Feeling like there’s not a specific group for us Econ teachers? Well, now there is! Please feel free to use this to discuss experiences in your classroom and/or share/ask questions for future ideas :)
I love my job, I also consider at least once a week what I could be doing for employment to provide for my family. I am under so much stress I had a massive headache and blacked out in the shower yesterday. I work in a self contained classroom with intellectual disabilities. My room should have a minimum of 3 adults, it should have 5 there myself and 1 para when she decides to show for work. My admin is great amd does what they can. What do y'all do for self-care? I need some serious me time.
Folks- Are your kids (elem/middle) enrolled in any online 1-1 or classroom type teaching/extra tution ((US or matt be from India) outside whatever school does? My elem kid performance has degraded lately and would like to offer him some help besides whatever time I spend with him. Thanks
What's one small change you made to your classroom physical environment that had a big impact?
In case you never got to see the New York Times article about air quality in classrooms, I’m posting it here for you. It makes some very important points about creating the safest possible environment for students and teachers. 1. Open windows if it all possible 2. Place air purifier centrally 3. Don’t place fans in a way where the air is pointed at people Have a great year and keep yourself and your students safe! https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2021/02/26/science/reopen-schools-safety-ventilation.html ￼￼￼￼￼
I’m looking for some elementary teachers who want to exchange letters written by students. Letters need to be read by the teacher before being sent to make sure they are school appropriate. Letters are mailed to school addresses not to student homes. It would be fun to get a network of participating classrooms from all over the world.
My 2 year old is a sensitive little guy and often cries at daycare drop off. Today, as I turned to leave, I saw his little face crying “mama” through the door of his classroom 😭 now I’m sobbing too...
Homework... it’s my worst nightmare in the classroom. I have to give it but have flexibility in creating my own policy. Please share what you give, how you collect, and/or grade!! THANKS!
Has anyone used a classroom economy in their resource room? In the past we’ve just done jobs as they are needed, but this year my kids really want specific jobs and I like the idea of an economy.
Amazon Wish List train! Drop the link to your classroom wishlist below. I would love to give back to some amazing teachers!
I’m planning on leaving the classroom at the end of this school year and move to Germany. My parents are currently living there for one more year so I want to take advantage of the opportunity. I would like to enroll in a master’s program or continue work in some capacity—any advice or suggestions for working/studying abroad?
Question about help - my older one is in daycare, thinking about putting my 1 yo in the daycare too but when I had the tour of the toddler classroom I am a bit concerned about the quality of care and
Calming Techniques in the Classroom - Google Slides https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1IQID6lLQMSwF7zMsaUhFlFjUk4hUtBbixtydrhI61gc/mobilepresent?slide=id.p
Moving to a classroom of assessment capable visible learners. Any ideas for anchor charts on the Art room ?
So, what if your kid is in a 6 person Montessori class with no interaction outside of their “pod”, serious disinfection and prevention practices and all the other parents are super socially conscious and aware. 2 teachers per classroom and no infections during summer school on campus. Yay or nay?
Is anyone else having difficulty when teaching pronouns now with non-binary terms? My students insist on the fact that Susan doesn’t have to be she it could be they. Answer key says she. How do we handle this?!?!
Hi I am a new teacher intern hired yesterday. I will be teaching second grade. School reopens on Aug 17. I do not have my own materials. I do not know what materials are there in my classroom. What should I buy? I will be talking to the Principal on Monday to find out more. I am very excited and nervous at the same time. Any tips and suggestions for me would be helpful.
Hey I am a Software Engineer with a experience of around 3 years. I am looking for a switch to a Data Engineer position. Any refferals would help. Referal from Rakuten , Tredence , Tiger Analytics, Lowe's , Legato , GE and other healthcare and Data Analytics will be helpful for me. Thank you
What are new hires at EY receiving in ACP? My brother is in final interviews and wants to know what to expect
Hi everyone, how is project manager role at OYO ? Will oyo be a good exit opportunity from ZS. The package is going to be more, but I am only considering my growth at both places for the near and long term. Trying to not make the money a focus of taking the decision. How is the culture at OYO and is the job stable, considering the amount of people they let go last year. How are the work hours and the management in general? ZS Associates
Best books about product management for a good exit to industry? I already have an MBA and PMP but looking for a refreshed perspective since it’s been years since my formal education. Currently reading “Product Managements Sacred Seven” but it’s geared toward the startup world. I am in healthcare and not looking for a startup role. TIA!!!
Has anyone here interviewed for Faire’s Product Strategy & Analytics team? Or have any thoughts on company as a whole?
Hello Folks, Can you pls advise on which company to go for. R-Systems : They are providing WFH + clarity on the project and team for which I’ll be working upon. CTS : No clarity as of now, only thing I am aware is that I’m a part of full stack community. HCL : Some clarity on the project but less package than other two. R-Systems and CTS are giving same CTC. YOE ~8 Skill set : . Net full stack + Angular + Azure Thanks
I have an interview at KPMG scheduled on Tuesday & I can't sleep as I'm highly anxious & I really want this job. I tried distracting myself but isn't working. Maybe I just want to talk about it.
Manchester Consulting compensation transparency thread: Title Company Base Salary Bonus + Benefits YoE
Need suggestion, Which one is a better option regards below offer Pwc Sdc : 20LPA fixed and 2 L joining bonus Oracle : 18LPA fixed and no joining bonus Regards to WLB, onsite opportunities and future hikes which to select
What salary range would you describe as middle class. LCOL I considered my family middle class when my dad made 50k in the 90s. Life seemed alright. 25 years later my dad and I both are at around 170, but I still consider us middle class like we were in the 90s, but now it feels like more of a struggle
Hi everyone! I am relatively new to consulting space. I worked with Deloitte in a research role, but have joined an MBB firm at a more front end role. I have a slightly unconventional question to ask (might be political too), but since this is an anon platform, I hope to get honest answers. I wish to know does people care about your looks in consulting (specially when you are on a client facing role?) I am an Indian male, and I have acne (not a lot, but considerable). Cont. in comments
25% base salary decrease, ~10% overall comp decrease to take a role at a startup I admire. My current Cost of Living is too high to maintain if I switch, so would have to move. Take it?
Do you lose maternity benefits if you make partner? I’m up for partnership this year and my firm doesn’t know I’m trying to get pregnant. I’ve heard people say in the past they lost all of their accrued vacation when they became partners because they are no longer employees. Do partners get paid maternity leave where you are? Would I be entitled to FMLA protection? I’m our breadwinner so losing 24 weeks of paid leave (mat+accrued vacation) would be a big hit.
Does ZS Associates do remote location flexibility? Or are you required to live in an office city? I'm looking at a Consultant role in the Health Plan & Provider area but would prefer to stay located in the SLC area.
Does anyone know if India has visa on arrival for American passport holders? Friend’s father passed away and he does not have a visa currently. Wondering if he has no options till the consulate opens. Thanks in advance!
Hi everyone, I have 5 YOE and skill set of ETL, Oracle fusion cloud, Pl/SQL and BI tools including Sap BODS, OBIEE and BI Publisher. I am currently sitting at a package of approximately 6 LPA and I will start looking for interviews. Can you please suggest what are the market standards for my level at present, how much should I ask and settle for ?
How much do you tip your building for XMas/holiday bonus? The doorman/staff have been awesome so want to make sure I’m tipping a good amount after a tough year.
This will likely come across as an odd question but I’m Canadian so it’s common to be bilingual (English/French) and work in a bilingual capacity or role. I was hired for an English position but a year in I offered to temporarily help in a bilingual capacity as my department was severely short staffed. As it’s perpetually been short staffed for 4 years I haven’t been able to get out of the bilingual role and I have become burned out working in a second language. How can I bring this up?
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