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Posts Made By: missamberlori
Board: The VENT 04-15-2019, 04:55 PM
Replies: 20
 
Posted By missamberlori
Wow! Punctuation???

Please don't listen to critical punctuation posts! This is a vent board not a grammar lesson! It sounds as if administration might be extra critical of you because something else is going on. Are...
Board: The VENT 04-15-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 25
 
Posted By missamberlori
Slap this student

This is a vent board! I completely understand your feelings because I have at least two this year that at times I would like to also.
We are not robots and having a feeling does not make you a bad...
Board: The VENT 04-15-2019, 04:39 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By missamberlori
VivianCP

Thanks I hope so too!
Readygen is brutal on teacher and students. So glad your district was smart enough to not buy into it. This is only the first year so, hopefully next year will be better....
Board: The VENT 04-13-2019, 01:51 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By missamberlori
ReadyGen Curriculum

Anyone teach ReadyGen? It is our new curriculum and it is not developmentally appropriate at all. I teach (or at least try to) teach second grade. The requirements especially, in writing are so above...
Board: The VENT 04-13-2019, 01:34 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By missamberlori
Field Trips?

My district has only enough money for one 1/2 day field trip per grade level each year
Board: The VENT 04-13-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By missamberlori
Off topic but jealous!

I know this is off topic but I am jealous that in second grade you get to teach only ELA! He has a math and science teacher! I would love to only have some of my kids for one subject! I teach second...
Board: The VENT 04-11-2019, 06:35 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By missamberlori
Can't Fix Crazy!

I understand. After a student in my class raged for about a half hour pulling down posters, ripping up papers, throwing books, tossing computers, and destroying classroom materials I was told he was...
Board: The VENT 04-09-2019, 06:54 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By missamberlori
Pancakes

Not in PA in NJ. This country is losing its way! The crazies are running the asylum! This "Get What They Need" Discipline or Non-discipline plan starts at my district's free state funded preschool...
Board: The VENT 04-08-2019, 08:03 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By missamberlori
Reclaim profession

I wish I knew how to reclaim our profession! Our union does nothing except support political viewpoints and policies that do little to help teachers. The sad thing is all the kids suffer when teacher...
Board: Classroom Management 04-08-2019, 06:02 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By missamberlori
Agree

The inmates or future inmates are running the asylum!
Board: The VENT 04-08-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By missamberlori
Agree

I agree-impossible! The district expects us to teach three or four grade levels in one. I also have a difficult time setting up any type of independent learning centers because a large majority...
Board: The VENT 04-08-2019, 05:49 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By missamberlori
Crazy Crazy Students

Just my day in a Second Grade General Education Classroom! Child takes (is permitted by administration) to take off shoes and socks, lay under the table and play on IPAD all morning. Another child...
Board: The VENT 03-06-2019, 03:14 PM
Replies: 21
 
Posted By missamberlori
Wish they would train us.

I love technology too! The problem is that the district throws things at us from technology and new curriculums with Zero training! The new teachers or younger teachers know how to use many of the...
Board: The VENT 03-06-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 10
 
Posted By missamberlori
Capital letters? What about paragraphs

My district expects the little darlings to be writing at least 4 paragraphs with 4 sentences in each paragraph. I teach second grade too! Well I just laughed and laughed!!!!!
Board: The VENT 03-06-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By missamberlori
Union Will Not Do Anything

So apparently the only time the NJEA will get involved is if the meeting is disciplinary in nature. The district and the principal are within their rights to place the student back in the class even...
Board: The VENT 03-03-2019, 05:57 PM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By missamberlori
Thanks-of course union rep did not answer because...

Thanks-of course union rep did not answer because it is the weekend. I also emailed the person in charge of HIB investigations to let her know the parent is beginning to question me again. I asked...
Board: The VENT 03-02-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By missamberlori
Emailed Union Rep Again

I just emailed union rep again. Not very optimistic she will do anything to help. I feel I am the one being harassed at this point.
Board: The VENT 03-02-2019, 10:22 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By missamberlori
They get what they need

Absolutely!!! At least you don't have to teach a child whos parent filed harassment charges on you Or do you? Education is crazy!
Discipline policy: They get what they need-even if what they need to...
Board: The VENT 03-02-2019, 09:40 AM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By missamberlori
How do I file a grievance?

How do I file a grievance?
Board: The VENT 03-02-2019, 09:38 AM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By missamberlori
Had a Big Meeting

I had a big meeting about this-It did not matter at all!
Board: The VENT 03-02-2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By missamberlori
Now I have to fill out the CST evaluation

Now the mother of the child wants a Child Study Evaluation. I already told the principal I do not feel comfortable with this. I do not want to be involved at all with any of this. I was advised I am...
Board: Second Grade 03-01-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 0
 
Posted By missamberlori
ReadyGen

Anyone teaching ReadyGen? New this year and finding it to be very difficult to teach. The reading is very difficult for the students and way above their ability to understand. The writing assignments...
Board: The VENT 03-01-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By missamberlori
Not black or White

I work in a district with a diverse population. I don't know the exact racial make up but there are many black students. I have taught for over 18 years and honestly the most severe behavior problems...
Board: The VENT 03-01-2019, 10:30 AM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By missamberlori
Everyone gets what they need

I hear you and understand exactly what you are going through. My district introduced a discipline policy "Get What they Need" which means just that apparently. If a student needs or wants to run,...
Board: The VENT 03-01-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By missamberlori
HIB investigation

Need advise-Very Stressed! A parent of a student with behavior issues-big issues accused and filed a harassment complaint against me. That was at the beginning of the school year and was...



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