Christi Chadwell

New Teacher News- January 2014

Blog Post created by Christi Chadwell on Jan 28, 2014

Promising Practices

Totally Acceptable?
  • To spend an entire snow day looking at classroom organization ideas on pinterest.
  • To ask alumni members to review degree and proficiency applications.
  • To lock your door during lunch.
  • To have CDE practice over google hangout, from the comfort of your couch. 
  • To put a hay bale in the trunk of your car, and then have the students vacuum it out.

My Corner of the World
What does your desk look like? CASE Lead Teacher and Maryland Teacher of the Year Finalist Aaron Geiman keeps his desk in tip top shape.

Sanity Tip

Put copies of movie worksheets inside the movie case so they are ready if you are unexpectedly absent and your school has to come up with a last second plan.
-Craig Kohn-Waterford High School, WI

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