The New Elementary Teacher's Handbook: Flourishing in Your First Year

The New Elementary Teacher's Handbook: Flourishing in Your First Year

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by Kathleen Jonson, Nancy Cappelloni, Mary Niesyn
     
 

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Elementary school provides foundational development and education for students, and there is much that a new teacher must consider when taking on the responsibility of shaping young minds. In The New Elementary Teacher’s Handbook, veteran educators give first-year teachers a multitude of classroom-tested strategies for those critical first days of

Overview

Elementary school provides foundational development and education for students, and there is much that a new teacher must consider when taking on the responsibility of shaping young minds. In The New Elementary Teacher’s Handbook, veteran educators give first-year teachers a multitude of classroom-tested strategies for those critical first days of school. New teachers need just as much guidance as students in order for everyone to come away with a valuable learning experience. This authoritative handbook gives teachers practical and thorough instruction on:

· Organizing the classroom and preparing engaging and effective lesson plans

· Teaching using technology and the Internet

· Dealing with difficult parents and conducting conferences

· Motivating students and increasing positive interactions

· Balancing personal and professional matters

With resources, samples, templates, homework contracts, strategies, checklists, and proven solutions to everyday challenges, this book shows teachers how to turn their plans into effective strategies in the classroom. Rest assured that you are not alone, and you will succeed!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781628735161
Publisher:
Skyhorse Publishing
Publication date:
11/05/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
208
File size:
1 MB

Meet the Author

Dr. Kathleen Jonson was an educator for forty years until her retirement in 2009. She has conducted numerous workshops and was professor of education and coordinator in the School of Education at the University of San Francisco. She lives in Seattle,
Washington.

Nancy Cappelloni,
EdD, has taught at the elementary level and in early childhood education for twenty years. She is currently an adjunct professor at the University of San
Francisco and teaches kindergarten.

Mary Niesyn, MS,
is an elementary teacher as well as a professor at the University of San
Francisco and Dominican University.

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