fair, consistent, caring and show your passion for learning.
Teacher Notes: In one very tough school I taught in I would stand at the front door of the school and greet
each student that came into the school. I also did this with personal messages for each student that came
into my classroom. In another school I enlisted the assistant principal and every morning and passing between
class periods we greeted each student that came onto our floor.
Let your students know that they matter.
My #youmatter page
advice is to get in the best physical shape that you can to endure
all of the rigors of teaching.
Shape Up! Lead by Example
Top Tips for New Teachers - Crowd Sourced - Google Docs
Mentoring for New Teachers #ISTE12 - LiveBinder
New Teacher Academy: Lesson Planning | Edutopia
Qualities Do Principals Look for in a New Teacher
Letter to new teachers
Educational Technology Guy: Great resources for New Teachers -
advice, support, and training
Tools, Tips & Help from Mentor Teachers
Ideas and help for new teachers
10 things I want all new teachers to know...
10 Things I wish I Knew My First Year Of Teaching
20 Things New Teachers Need to Know
27 Tips For
Mentoring New Teachers
Teacher Training Videos
PLN - Personal Learning Networks Page
Teachers - Crista Anderson on Diigo Bookmarks
for First-Year Teachers -- from the 'Sophomores' Who Survived Last
'Survival Kit' for New Teachers
New Teacher Survival Central
The First Days of Middle School
Back to School Guide for New Teachers
Smart Classroom Management
Ways to Obtain Children's Attention in a School Setting
Student Attention Getting Tips: The One Spot Method
Attention Signals & Quiet Signals
Teachers by Leah Davies, M.Ed.
Strategies for Teachers page
from Professor Tom Whitby
Tell your students to raise hands at
every question. Right hand if they know the answer, Left if they
Cybrary Man suggests having students make the time-out hand
signal if they have to go to the lavatory.
My Tutoring and Mentoring page