Planning for a sub was one of these "hard way, easy way" lessons that I eventually learned. But, I really wished someone would have given me directions to the easy way much earlier in my career! I shared a few tips to make sub planning quicker and easier. paid
Starting student led conferences with your class will be a very rewarding way to rework your regular parent conferences. I find that when students take an active role in their education by setting goals, tracking their progress, and celebrating their successes they work harder to meet their goals.
Aargh! We be a week out from PASS, Palmetto Assessment of State Standards, and the mutiny is on. As the teachers try to get the last little bit of standards taught, me and me mateys be hijackin' each of the classes to be teachin' Test Takin' Strategies. This year we be usin' a Pirate theme and makin' a booty of a power point for our lesson.