|Well, I see
you made it here! That's because you either are a new teacher or a
I went to Boulder Creek with my husband recently, and met a lovely young lady named Marissa. She has changed her major and wants now to be a teacher. In talking to her, I decided that she and others like her may need some helpful links for student teaching. I didn't forget the first year teacher, either.
These are challenging times. So many young people are going into teaching and the jobs are scarce. You need to prove yourself early and get your name out there. Join the PTA where you are student teaching, go to events, and volunteer. Let the school hear your voice!
I was once in your shoes and I understand what is needed, seeing I just retired after teaching 34 years!
This page will be very beneficial to you. I will update often and seek out the best teacher resources for you. If you need more or something in particular, just e-mail me and let me know.
Order: K-5 First Year Teacher's Survival Guide
Updated April 6, 2006
|Job Seekers||Looking for a job? Need help with your resume?|
Tips for Cooperating Teachers
Student /First Year Teacher
|Great Books for New Teachers||Everything New and Students Teachers Need|
|New Teacher's Corner||The Teacher's Spot|
|Advice for Student Teachers||Mentoring & Methods of Observation|
|Special Education||Teacher Talk: Student Teaching|
|What Makes a Good Teacher||Enjoying Literacy|
|Student Teaching Tips||Student Teaching Chat Board|
|Back to School Ideas||New-Teacher.com|
|Beginning Teacher's Tool Box||First Year Teacher Tips|
|K-5 Survival Guide for New Teachers||What I'd Wish I'd Known for the New Teacher|
|Lesson Planning and Ideas||Integrated Lesson Plans|
|First Week Activity: The Kissing Hand||Student Teaching|
|Resumes 4 Teachers||The Idea Box|
|Teacher Portfolio||The Teacher Interview|
Student Teacher Lesson Plan Themes
|Beginning Themes and Activities for Starting the School Year||Language Arts Mini-Lessons K-5|
|Children's Literature Lesson Plans and Resources||Science: Lesson Plans|
|The African American Experience: A Research Quilt||Thanksgiving|
|Bats||Color and Light|
Other Important Sites
|Daily Writing Ideas Journal Writing|
|Substitute Teaching: Tricks of the Trade||The Teachers.Net Substitute Teaching ChatBoard|
|A to Z Lesson Plans and Activities for the Classroom||Sub Teacher Home Page|
|Melissa's Myriad: Tips for Substitute Teachers||Sub Sites|
|A Packet for Substitutes||Substitute Teacher Site: Secondary School|
See Teacher Resource page for many links.