1000 Best New Teacher Survival Secrets

1000 Best New Teacher Survival Secrets

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by Kathy Brenny, Kandace Martin
     
 

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Secrets for your first year and beyond

Experienced educators Kathleen Brenny and Kandace Martin show you how to:

--Effectively organize your classroom
--34 secrets to surviving your first week
--Prepare your students for standardized tests
--Document progress and grading
--Work effectively with ESL students
--Understand the legal…  See more details below

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Secrets for your first year and beyond

Experienced educators Kathleen Brenny and Kandace Martin show you how to:

--Effectively organize your classroom
--34 secrets to surviving your first week
--Prepare your students for standardized tests
--Document progress and grading
--Work effectively with ESL students
--Understand the legal requirements of working with students with special needs
--Survive parent-teacher conferences
--Manage stress and stay healthy
--Create a safe school environment for your students

Covers important issues across all grade levels

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781402231445
Publisher:
Sourcebooks, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/01/2005
Series:
1000 Best
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
336
Sales rank:
829,112
File size:
3 MB

Meet the Author

Kathleen Brenny has a BA in education and a masters and specialist degree in administration. She owns and operates the Children's Learning Center, and was a principal at Kuemper Catholic School in Carroll, Iowa. Ms. Brenny has served on numerous educational committees at a local, state and federal level, as well as presented at state and national conferences concerning safe school issues, assessment, early childhood, and English Language Learners. She is presently a school improvement consultant and lives in Sac City, Iowa.

Kandace Martin has been a secondary English teacher, middle school administrator, university instructor, and a staff development consultant. Throughout her thirty years in education she has supervised student teachers, taught elementary and secondary education majors, and developed and facilitated an induction and mentoring program for teachers in over fifty school districts. She has also written and presented papers at several national and state conferences. Mrs. Martin lives in Webster City, Iowa.

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1000 Best New Teacher Survival Secrets 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book is great! As a teacher, I enjoyed reading the tips that were given and learned many survival secrets! I would recommend this book to ALL teachers!
Guest More than 1 year ago
The book does provide an overabundance of great tips on how to be far more effective, even if you've been in the classroom for years, as I have. But I didn't realize how much more I'd enjoy myself during the process. I highly recommend it.