Re: For Veteran Teachers Only!
- I think I shared this with the group a year or two ago, but IAD has a
section for new teachers. It includes a link to this book and others.
There is information on discipline and curriculum. The link is:
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Robinson, Michael"
>but good for anyone) is The First Days by Harry Wong. He also has a
> I agree with Barbara. Another book to read (written for new teachers
website. It might not help you a lot this year because much of it is
about preparation - room layout, rehearsing procedures, etc. A very
valuable book. One more on giving kids input is Frank McCourt's books.
He taught English in a NY high school. His Teacher Man is not that
good,(kinda short) but he has good teaching stories in Angela's ashes,
and maybe some in 'Tis. I think you can get teacher man used very
cheap. Angela's Ashes and 'Tis are just excellent memoir style books.
> Michael Robinson
> Art Teacher
> Woodcrest Elementary
> Paine Elementary
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