Entries related to: new-teachers

Emailing Parents: How to Avoid Unintended Consequences

We love it and we hate it. Email. With the appearance of a red flag or the sound of a friendly...

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14 Ways to Cultivate Classroom Chemistry

It's only September and I'm already thinking June. Not because I'm counting down days or because...

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Back to School To-Do List

The first few weeks of school can set the tone for the entire year. Though this might sound...

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Creating an Online Substitute

We all know that it takes twice the amount of work to be gone from a day of school. There's...

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A Necessary Spark

As the new semester unfolds after winter break, I seem to find myself back in some "beginning"...

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Advice for a New Teacher

Before the holidays we posted an email from a struggling new teacher asking for advice. I asked...

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