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Posts Made By: Tounces
Board: Special Education 08-19-2019, 11:58 PM
Replies: 3
Posted By Tounces

Iím just the opposite, going from resource to full inclusion.

In resource, Iíd start off with some assessments. Look at their IEPs and where they left off last year on their present levels.
Board: Special Education 08-19-2019, 11:50 PM
Replies: 9
Posted By Tounces
Lesson plans pacing guides

Have you gotten them yet? If not, cc the principal in your email requests. Also, go tell them in person that you need this info asap.

It should be easy to share lesson plans. If they have to turn...
Board: The Job Search 07-11-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 5
Posted By Tounces
Re kahluablast

I thought about that. But how would I explain that Iím taking another offer after Iíve been out of town?
Board: The Job Search 07-11-2019, 05:34 PM
Replies: 11
Posted By Tounces

Iíve been interviewing since March. Offered a job in June. May have another offer after next week. Hang in there.
I was once offered a job in September after the first week of school. <!--monarch-->
Board: The Job Search 07-11-2019, 02:50 PM
Replies: 5
Posted By Tounces
How to decline after I accepted

Iíve been interviewing for months and finally got a job. An ex coworker told me about it and recommended me to the executive director.

She took about a week after the interview to tell me I was...
Board: Special Education 07-11-2019, 02:18 PM
Replies: 0
Posted By Tounces
Student Loans Lawsuit

Teachers sue U.S. over student loans that werenít forgiven
One of the biggest U.S. teachers unions is suing the Department of Education, alleging a loan forgiveness program for millions of public...
Board: The VENT 06-05-2019, 07:58 AM
Replies: 10
Posted By Tounces

I see some responses saying that resigning means you canít get unemployment. This is NOT true. If they were not renewing you and you resign to avoid that you can get unemployment. Iím actually doing...
Board: Special Education 06-05-2019, 07:24 AM
Replies: 5
Posted By Tounces

Iím a bit confused on your post. Are you, the special ed teacher, doing the interventions for students who are in general education?
If so, are you in a co-teaching class?
In my experience, the...
Board: The VENT 02-15-2019, 03:49 AM
Replies: 7
Posted By Tounces
Re forms

You can go to under forms
Board: The VENT 02-12-2019, 05:39 AM
Replies: 7
Posted By Tounces

One district I worked in provided the teachers with microphones.
They helped save teachersí voices. They were the kind one has if you have a student with hearing loss. We were to speak normally...
Board: The VENT 02-12-2019, 05:33 AM
Replies: 7
Posted By Tounces
Student Loans Navient/Fed Loan shortened article

Has anyone heard that student loans are supposed to be transferred to Fed Loan in order to receive forgiveness?

Hereís Why So Many Americans Feel Cheated By Their Student Loans
BuzzFeed News...
Board: The VENT 02-01-2019, 09:03 AM
Replies: 3
Posted By Tounces

Yes, they subtracted money from your pay in order to stretch it out over the summer.
Check the amount against your total salary. Divide by number of pay periods. Ours is 24, but yours is 26.
Board: The VENT 02-01-2019, 08:58 AM
Replies: 7
Posted By Tounces
Not getting along

Can you bring this up with admin? They are ultimately responsible for the culture of the school.
When students see/feel this type of behavior, it affects them negatively too.
If itís still not...
Board: The VENT 02-01-2019, 08:43 AM
Replies: 11
Posted By Tounces

No itís not terrible. One thing Iíve tried in the past was to focus on anything good that happened in the class. Even if itís minor, it will help you feel better. Also write them down. I had a...
Board: The VENT 11-25-2018, 10:47 PM
Replies: 12
Posted By Tounces

Not sure Iím understanding how everything happened, the nurse wa at your room with the sleeping child the whole time? Then why didnít she wake him and take him to the bus? Does that school have...
Board: The VENT 11-07-2018, 06:44 PM
Replies: 6
Posted By Tounces

When I taught second grade, I would teach my class specific ways to behave for a sub. I would spend a good amount of time role playing scenarios. I would also state that I would find out how they...
Board: The VENT 11-06-2018, 05:10 PM
Replies: 14
Posted By Tounces
Re surly

Thanks, yes Iím supposed to know. In fact sheís told me that Iím slower than others ďcatching onĒ.

Good idea to post a sign. Iíll be making one to cover my butt. It wonít matter to them though...
Board: The VENT 11-06-2018, 12:07 AM
Replies: 15
Posted By Tounces
A couple of things

What do you use for classroom management? Is it something that makes the parents aware of these behaviors? Class Dojo, frequent reports, behavior contracts, stations for grouping? Consequences for...
Board: The VENT 11-05-2018, 11:17 PM
Replies: 9
Posted By Tounces

Make sure to document everything as much as you can.
Good luck
Board: The VENT 11-05-2018, 11:15 PM
Replies: 11
Posted By Tounces
Talk about professional behavior

The principal is handling this all wrong. First of all, the parent who claims what you said wasnít in your room. Then to ďinvestigateĒ you by asking your students really undermines your authority and...
Board: Special Education 11-05-2018, 07:04 PM
Replies: 4
Posted By Tounces
Same here

Iím trying to come up with stuff every week. Itís a new age and subject area for me too.
Iím sick of wasting my time hunting for stuff to do then getting a complaint that I donít have enough stuff...
Board: The VENT 11-05-2018, 07:00 PM
Replies: 18
Posted By Tounces

I had a volunteer put up some of my boards in the hall. I kept the ones in the room subject related.
There are people that would like to help in this way. Put in in your newsletter and see if you...
Board: The VENT 11-05-2018, 06:49 PM
Replies: 14
Posted By Tounces
more info

I work with 18-21 year olds on the spectrum. We donít have our own rooms, we switch rooms. We were told not to post anything on the walls since they distract our students. This student was quietly...
Board: The VENT 11-05-2018, 06:33 PM
Replies: 10
Posted By Tounces
Little snots 🤣

I donít understand why people out and out lie. I think itís to seem more important or better than the one theyíre telling lies about.
Schools seem to be full of teachers who are unprofessional and...
Board: The VENT 11-05-2018, 05:40 PM
Replies: 6
Posted By Tounces

Too bad we canít survey the parents.
I also have to give my students surveys on me each quarter as a part of my evaluation.
Talk about unfair.
No wonder teachers are leaving or not going into...

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