More to explore:
The Don'ts and Don'ts of Teaching: 10 mistakes a rookie should avoid (Ed Leadership -- Supporting Beginning Teachers pp. 50-52)
May 2012, ASCD Educational Leadership http://www.ascd.org/publications/educational-leadership/may12/vol69/num08/The-Challenges-of-Supporting-New-Teachers.aspx
Educational Leadership: Supporting Beginning Teachers: Beyond Solo Teaching by Sharon Feiman-Nemser
New Teachers (and old ones, too): Important reminders about what NOT to do in your classroom. Educational Leadership:Supporting Beginning Teachers:The Don'ts and Don'ts of Teaching
Educational Leadership May 2012 Supporting Beginni
Things to keep in mind when I have new teachers.
I'm So Much More Than Just a Teacher and this is very true.
Thomas R. Hoerr, “On the Same Page?” Educational Leadership, December 2012 / January 2013
Parents should seek out educators who have outside intellectual lives, follow the data and ask terrific questions.
Mentoring tips for new teachers, mentors and administrators.
Larry Ferlazzo, “Get Organized Around Assets,” Educational Leadership, March 2012
The Ultimate List of Educational Websites | Things for Geeks
Teacher gift ideas
This would be cute framed in your classroom Sarah Yeakel
a sense of belonging shouldn't end when their school years do, they want to work and live like everyone else and that's what were here for
Teacher's Prayer-- i love this.... I say something like this during the moment of silence, but this would be nice to have as a reminder on those stressful days!
Ten practical strategies to effectively support, encourage and mentor a beginning teacher.