Sunday, August 18, 2019

Educational Links 8/19/19

The Classroom Management Strategy That Works Every Time




THIS WEEK’S “ROUND-UP” OF USEFUL POSTS & ARTICLES ON ED POLICY ISSUES

5 back-to-school time traps (and how to escape them)


At this time of year, your to-do list is going to be a mile long, and you’re going to be working a lot of hours trying to get good systems in place for your new group of students. If you are feeling overwhelmed by all that needs to be done and exhausted not only by the long hours but also the physical labor of rearranging and setting up a classroom, please know that this is very normal, and it will get better. I tended to work 70-hour weeks or more during those first two weeks of school–I wanted to do things right the first time and from the start, rather than having to go back and finish or redo things later. I considered my long hours at back-to-school as an investment of time–doing things during those first few weeks that would create more time for me later.

Trending on MzTeachuh

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This School Year: Take Care of Teacher

MzTeachuh: This School Year: Take Care of Teacher: Here is some information and health strategies to stay well and effective. There has been a reappearance of whooping cough and measle...

Recharge Your Teaching

MzTeachuh: Recharge Your Teaching: 4 Strategies To Recharge Your Teaching http://www.teachthought.com/teaching/4-strategies-to-recharge-your-teaching/   Dysgraphia: Wha...

MzTeachuh: Go to the Park With Vincent

MzTeachuh: Go to the Park With Vincent: Avenue in the Park Van
Gogh And identify the trees, while you're at it. What Tree Is That? https://www.arborday.org/trees/whattre...

MzTeachuh: Fate Knocking At The Door (Beethoven's Fifth)

MzTeachuh: Fate Knocking At The Door (Beethoven's Fifth):   Beethoven (pink book) Andy Warhol Is this a legend? Did Beethoven really say his signature first four notes of the Fifth...

Hey, Meet Me At Recess By the Swings!

MzTeachuh: Hey, Meet Me At Recess By the Swings!: Fitness expert has games for a 'trouble-free' playground  http://blog.mlive.com/chronicle/2008/10/curt_hinson_photos_for_centerp....