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The new teacher's companion : practical wisdom for succeeding in the classroom

A guide intended to assist new teachers during the first days, weeks, and months of the first year of teaching, to ensure that they are ready for the challenges of the job, equipped with the background knowledge and support they will need for many years to come
eBook, English, ©2009
ASCD, Alexandria, Va., ©2009
1 online resource (xiii, 211 pages)
9781416612087, 9781416609711, 9781416609735, 1416612084, 1416609717, 1416609733
1298208518
Teaching
it's more than a job, it's magic
You've got the job! Now deal with the business details
Standards, curriculum, and textbooks
Classroom management
Meaningful rewards and awards
Procedures and schedules for flawless classroom operation
Lesson plans and unit plans : the basis for instruction
Time management
Every moment counts : strategies for student engagement
Questions to activate thinking and ignite learning
Grading, student achievement, and student self-evaluation
Final notes for teaching success