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A letter to New Teachers.

A letter to New Teachers.

  Welcome to the amazing new world of teaching....you have worked hard to get to this point, and now you get to put everything you have learned into practice. I hope you are prepared for the emotional journey, (and guaranteed, it most likely will be one)....here are some things that might help you along during your first year (or maybe first few years). You will find yourself in working to deadlines, meeting expectations from a number of different sources, and then there are the students themselves. When I began teaching (way back in 1972) I was not prepared for the...

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How to work on your TPT business when you have a chronic illness.

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How to work on your TPT business when you have a chronic illness.

When the owner of a business is sick, everything turns into an uphill battle and it’s more difficult than usual. The entrepreneur decides to seek medical attention and then everything starts to get complicated. Should I delay my work? Will I be able to finish my projects? Should I seek help from a doctor?

A chronic illness will often, in fact, make you feel like you are going through life as if you have no strength. You want your business to grow so badly but you can’t even do that because of your chronic illness. By doing things the way you normally do them, especially when you are sick, it will only make matters worse.

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Using Decor Packs in the classroom

Using Decor Packs in the classroom

  Are you a teacher looking for decorating ideas for your classroom? Classroom Décor Packs provide you with great options which are easy to use, affordable and attractive. These packs include posters, displays and decorations to help keep your students engaged in their learning environment. You want your classroom to be engaging and fun, but you need to keep the learning flowing too. That is where our décor packs come in. Our décor packs are not only attractive and engaging but they are also useful tools for your students to refer to. We have a huge range of packs available in over 50 different...

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Relief teaching-what they didn’t teach you at University

Relief teaching-what they didn’t teach you at University

  COURSES FOR TEACHERS WORKING IN RELIEF, SUPPLY OR SUBSTITUTE ROLES Are you struggling to figure out what to put into your Relief Teaching Kit and, what to leave out? Can you confidently walk into any classroom and teach any grade or subject with the resource kit that you are currently using? Do you feel like you're going around in circles, not making progress? Oceanview Resources ® cuts through the stress and overwhelm and gives you a simple, step-by-step method to streamline your workload and build an engaging and practical resource kit for yourself. My range of courses will help...

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EASEL a new digital learning platform from Teachers Pay Teachers

EASEL a new digital learning platform from Teachers Pay Teachers

  Easel by TpT is a suite of time-saving tools to help you teach, engage, and assess learners on any device. Digital Tools That Make Teaching Easier. Easy-to-use tools to engage your students in class or online. READY-TO-GO RESOURCESSave time with ready-to-go resources.There’s no need to start from scratch. Use Easel to assign thousands of ready-made digital activities to your students. MADE FOR EDUCATIONEasy-to-use for you and your students.Every one of Easel's features — from one-click assign to self-checking quizzes — are designed to save you time and make your life easier. AN ALL-IN-ONE SOLUTIONA tool for all your digital...

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