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The Universal Language

July 25th, 2011

Title – The Universal Language By – Joel I’m a student teacher, doing my graduate diploma of education. I’ve been on professional practice this past week at a school with a very multicultural community within it. In my year 5 class I …

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Teaching Beyond 3 PM, An Inspiration

July 25th, 2011

Title – Teaching Beyond 3 PM, An Inspiration By – Michelle I attended a Catholic school in Michigan from pre-school through 12th grade, what an impact it had! In high school I made a special connection with a teacher, “Mr. Doe.” I …

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The Day Time Stopped

July 25th, 2011

Title – The Day Time Stopped By – Shari Smith It was like any other mid-September day in 3rd grade, Room 303. I was teaching math, like I typically did each day at 10:00 a.m. Students were grouped in clusters of four, …

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Just Me Without the Frills

July 25th, 2011

Title – Just Me Without the Frills By – Ellen Vento It was not until I was 34-years-old that I decided I wanted to teach. Having spent not one day inside a college classroom, I was now attending full time and loving …

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Helping Mrs. Miller

July 25th, 2011

Title – Helping Mrs. Miller By – Sarah Yet another story! Sorry about them all, but they mean something to me. So, my next story is about my friend, Orinda. Orinda is in a special education class with a wonderful teacher, Mrs. …

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The Smile

July 25th, 2011

Title – The Smile By – Karen Kimbrell On the first day of this school year, I noticed a boy sitting in the back of my classroom, expressionless, apathetic, and unmotivated. He quickly became a child that consumed a lot of my …

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The Christmas Trophy

July 25th, 2011

Title – The Christmas Trophy By – Megan Simmons This past year was my second year as the music teacher in a rural community. These children had never been exposed to much music at all, and this year, we had a program …

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It’s Because You’re a Good Teacher.

July 25th, 2011

Title – It’s because you’re a good teacher. By – Jenny Fleener I am now a senior at Western Kentucky University expecting graduation in about 8 months. Last year I volunteered in a kindergarten class where one little boy started the year …

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Mrs. Newcome, I can read, I can read!

July 25th, 2011

Title – Mrs. Newcome, I can read, I can read! By – Linda Newcome As a teacher of fourth grade, I always anticipate the group of students that I will be getting and get excited with what I expect to accomplish with …

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A Bracelet that Changes a Teacher’s Outlook

July 25th, 2011

Title – A Bracelet that Changes a Teacher’s Outlook By – Amber Graduating from college in December 2009, I returned home to substitute teach in the school system in which I grew up in. This was one of the greatest things that …

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A Plus Pause: In Praise of Praise

July 25th, 2011

Title – A Plus Pause: In Praise of Praise By – Doreen Diorio Positive reinforcement as a classroom management tool has come into its own. Rightly so. We are all-too-familiar with traditional models based on teaching tendencies to address the “squeaky wheel” …

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No small certificate is too small.

July 25th, 2011

Title – No small certificate is too small. By – Maria Aceves You don’t have to spend a lot of money on incentives; self-made certificates can be more effective than anything else. Twenty years ago, I when I was an aide at …

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Miss H. thinks you’re a Star

July 25th, 2011

Title – Miss H. thinks you’re a Star By – Mollie I student taught a couple years ago in second grade, and I was lucky enough to be with the same class for an entire school year. In May, when I was …

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The Wright Brothers Project 2

July 25th, 2011

Title – The Wright Brothers Project 2 By – Perry Thomas Lopez                                                                                  August 15, 2002 Hello, I am writing to you in order for me to share my experience with other teachers who might be inspired by my project last year. …

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The Best School District in California

July 25th, 2011

Title – The Best School District in California By – Patricia Kelly After a lifetime of teaching at-risk students without money, pencils, help, and support I decided to leave secondary education. I was convinced that the system was in serious trouble and …

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A Special Tribute

July 25th, 2011

Title – A Special Tribute By – Sue Gump When I began my fourth grade teaching career, I was unmarried. In my school was a third grade teacher who was also single. A little girl who had this man as a teacher …

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Songs in the Key of Art

July 25th, 2011

Title – Songs in the Key of Art By – Greg Percy Letter from Greg: I was trying to teach my "kinders" about the primary colors, but this one particular group was having great difficulties. On Day One: I wore red, yellow …

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Journey to MAT – Boot Camp for New Teachers!

July 25th, 2011

Title – Journey to MAT – Boot Camp for New Teachers! By – Fran Wilson I decided to enter a MAT program after substitute teaching for six months. I have been called the “Terminator Sub” and was usually (not always) placed in …

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Because She Cared

July 25th, 2011

Title – Because She Cared By – Charles Skinner Before I even started school people felt that I was not going to amount to much. At the age of four I started speech lessons because basically I could not speak well enough …

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The Difference a Good Teacher Makes

July 25th, 2011

Title – The Difference a Good Teacher Makes By – Carolyn Hopkins I have been teaching for four years now. I am a tenth-grade English teacher. Needless to say, I love my subject and vowed to one day impart my love of …

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