I am investigating potential new STEM electives for my school, middle school in particular for now. What types of courses have you seen? I'm...
My three rules are:
1. Do nothimg that prevents teaching.
2. Do nothing that prevents learning.
3. Treat everyone with respect.
I have to...
Texas has been doing "integrated" science for years. We do not do it well. :(
However the NGSS were written so that states could choose the...
Wonderful news. Thanks for the update.
The old Andy Griffith show episode is one of the best.
This might help too:
In San Antonio proper, it's something like 1.3 million. In the greater metro area, 2.2 million.
I have several former students as friends. They are all in their mid to late 30s, and are truly adults. Several are teachers.
I would NEVER friend...
I would think twice about any comments of this sort. It could very eadily come back to bite you.
Leave on your terms, professionally and...
Some schools just aren't places for some people. My first year was like that. I was not from that community and nothing I could do would ever be...
I'm so sorry. Prayers up for all.
I do. I would give even more if I could.
I teach in an independent prep school. We say "form" 9. I have no idea why.
Congratulations! May you have many, many year filled with love and joy.
I don't know about that. I was 54 when I was hired this summer. The school hired another teacher who is close to 60.
We both retired from tne...
Here's a link to another thread on the subject. It might help.http://forums.atozteacherstuff.com/showthread.php?t=174021
I moved to an independent school this year. It was the best move I could make. I have complete control over every thing in my classroom. The...
I don't know what lattice multiplication is, but the math teacher on my team was saying exactly the same the other day.
We are finally out of triple digits in South Texas. The humidity from the gulf is picking up, so it's still hotter than fried hell.
Number everything. Assign a number to a kid. If there is damage, they are responsible.