Teaching high school

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Teaching, First Year, Teaching High School, Things To Know, Schools, Christian School, School, Christian, Redwood

Happy August! We got home from our six day road trip last night, and now it’s time for me to buckle down and start thinking about BACK TO SCHOOL. Our first teacher work day is August 17th, so I’m less than two weeks away now… In honor of that, I thought I’d bring back “Teaching Tuesday”...Read More »

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Sara Hyman
High School, Inspiration, Design, Teacher Resources, Organisation, Classroom Hacks, High School Math Classroom Decorations, Middle School Classroom Organization, High School English Classroom Decor

When back to school season rolls around, I always have my guard up when it comes to shopping. There is always SO MUCH that I WANT, and so little that I actually NEED. What I’ve done for the past few years is this: I set a budget and I set a limit on my projects. The point of su

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Emily Black
Middle School Ela, High School, Classroom Management Plan, School Lesson Plans, Online Learning, High School Lessons, High School Teacher, High School Classroom, Teaching Secondary

Right after I landed my first teaching job back in 2009, my husband who had been teaching for four years at that point gifted me his copy of Harry and Rosemary Wong’s The First Days of School: How To Be an Effective Teacher. Even though so many things went wrong that first year, I am

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Brittany Hefner
Reading, Middle School Ela, Middle School Lesson Plans, Middle School Teacher Ideas, Middle School Incentives, Middle School Procedures, Middle School Reading Classroom, Middle School Teachers, Middle School Social Studies Classroom

This single classroom procedure has made a HUGE difference in my experience teaching middle school. My first year teaching I didn't do this and I knew that something needed to change. I decided to put into a place a daily bellringer for every one of my classes. I am a Family Consumer Sciences teacher so I teacher 4 different classes!You can call it whatever you want to call it but I call it a bell ringer because my students are expected to be doing it as soon as the bell rings to start…

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Kelly O'Rourke