Enjoy teaching and become the remarkable teacher students remember. Learn exactly what your principal expects from you and your collaboration group. See the make-up work policy your principal secretly wants you to adopt, which will eliminate student failures and parent complaints. Learn the truth about the forbidden phrase, "teach to the test."
In the first part of this book we focus on the various theories that discuss the emotional side of classroom management, encompassing the methods of organization, administration, teaching and enforcing discipline in our language classrooms. We follow in the second part with four chapters focusing on the physical nature of classroom management.
Ten Real Survivor Tips for teachers is written by a classroom teacher with years of experience. It is a must read for teachers of all experience levels who want some real advice on how to survive in education today.
Veteran teacher Katrina Ayres showcases her disastrous first year of teaching in rural Hawaii. Somehow her teacher training didn't prepare her for The Monster Copier, Matthew the Plane-Hurler, and 80-hour workweeks. At the end of each chapter, she explains where her New Teacher Self went wrong and offers time-saving, practical hints and tricks you don't learn in teacher college.