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  1. MrsC replied to the thread Field Trips.

    For the most part, we have grade level teams doing the same trips. I can think of a couple of examples where a teacher "opted out", but...

    Sep 18, 2018 at 2:51 PM
  2. MrsC replied to the thread Does your school expect that you provide supplies?.

    You have me mixed up with someone else. I get `$25/student in my homeroom class.

    Sep 18, 2018 at 11:35 AM
  3. MrsC replied to the thread Does your school expect that you provide supplies?.

    I'm not sure what you mean?

    Sep 18, 2018 at 5:18 AM
  4. MrsC replied to the thread Does your school expect that you provide supplies?.

    I am elementary, so that's per homeroom class

    Sep 17, 2018 at 6:09 PM
  5. MrsC replied to the thread Does your school expect that you provide supplies?.

    We get, in two installments during the year, ~$25/student to spend on "consumable" supplies--notebooks, paper, pencils, whiteboard...

    Sep 17, 2018 at 11:43 AM
  6. MrsC replied to the thread Mental Health Days.

    I don't get personal days. We have 10 sick days/year as well as other days that are designated for things like bereavement, moving,...

    Sep 17, 2018 at 8:56 AM
  7. MrsC replied to the thread Sunshine Committee.

    We are asked for $25 at the beginning of each school year. This covers cards and flowers for illnesses, bereavement, etc. as well as...

    Sep 17, 2018 at 8:52 AM
  8. MrsC replied to the thread IEPs & Start Date.

    We work on a Day 1 - 5 cycle. Withdrawal of students begins at the start of the second cycle. During the first 5 days, Special Ed...

    Sep 17, 2018 at 7:40 AM
  9. MrsC replied to the thread Mental Health Days.

    My mental health is just as important as my physical health, so I believe that a day to tend to that is a valid use of a sick day.

    Sep 17, 2018 at 7:36 AM
  10. MrsC liked Always__Learning's post in the thread I Can't Get My Work Done Because I'm Not Allowed To Be In The Building.

    Ms. Holyoke, I think your Super gave you good advice about using a school phone for school phone calls.

    Sep 15, 2018 at 3:27 PM
  11. MrsC replied to the thread Bi-Weekly Paychecks.

    I'm paid every second Friday during the school year; at the end of June, we receive the pay for July and August in a lump sum. I...

    Sep 15, 2018 at 11:16 AM
  12. MrsC replied to the thread Ch-Ch-Changes.

    We always get new enrolments over the summer, as homes sell and new families move in. Some of our families are house-poor, so there are...

    Sep 14, 2018 at 4:25 PM
  13. MrsC replied to the thread I Can't Get My Work Done Because I'm Not Allowed To Be In The Building.

    I've never worked in a building where teachers have keys. The custodians and admin are the only ones with access to the building and...

    Sep 14, 2018 at 8:56 AM
  14. MrsC posted a new thread.

    Ch-Ch-Changes

    Today will be like the first day of school all over again. Due to an influx of new enrollments in grade 6 over the summer and during the...

    Forum: General Education

    Sep 14, 2018 at 5:15 AM

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