Entries related to: new-teachers

Countdown to Your First Year: Making Planning Manageable

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Countdown to Your First Year: What Are Students Supposed to Learn?

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Teaching Channel's Video Playlist Bonanza

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Countdown to Your First Year: Rounding Up Supplies

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Video Playlist: 7 Minutes, 7 Attention-Getting Moves

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New Teachers: 8 Essential Skills to Learn

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Countdown to Your First Year: You Got a Job. Now What?

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A Secret to Great Teaching: Maintain a Beginner’s Mindset

"In the beginner's mind, there are many possibilities, but in the expert's there are few." --...

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Bird is the WORD? Word Walls: Operational vs. Interactive

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1st Year Blues Survival Guide: 10 Ways to Battle Disillusionment

Are you feeling like the time & effort you pour into your classroom each day doesn’t seem to be...

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Video Playlist: Early Childhood Education

Through a grant from the Evelyn & Walter Haas, Jr. Foundation, Teaching Channel and First 5 San...

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3 Tech Tools That Help Teachers Stay Organized

My classroom was a pretty organized place. My students had cubbies and folder boxes where they...

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Lessons in Perseverance

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Being Effective Without a Classroom

I often get emails from our members with very thoughtful questions. And then I think exactly...

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4 Keys to Building Students’ Reading Lives

In October 2012, Pew Research Center published a report on teens' use of libraries and reading...

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Keeping it Positive in Your Classroom

Ever felt like your classroom was the arena for a tug of war between you and your students?...

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A Step-by-Step Plan for Elementary Level Student-Led Conferences

Confession: I look forward to parent conferences. I value the opportunity to connect with...

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When A Lesson Goes All Wrong

I'm afraid of mediocrity. That too-comfortable place where repetition and apprehension meet. In...

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Seeing Results: The Impact of Tch Videos

As this year comes to a close, I want to share the results of our final Tchers' Voice Survey of...

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What My Favorite Math Routine Taught Me About Differentiation

When I taught a K/1 combination class, every year prospective parents would come to tour the...

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