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Posts Made By: heatherk
Board: BusyBoard 10-20-2020, 12:40 PM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By heatherk
Masks

We require masks. Students can wear a face shield in addition to a mask, but not instead of. Officially, what is required is a "cloth facial covering."
Board: Special Education 09-24-2020, 02:48 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By heatherk
Depends

Teachers schedule meetings. Most are 45 minutes, but we schedule more individually based on factors like:
1. Are we making big changes?
2. Is there any additional paperwork to be completed?
3....
Board: Special Education 08-09-2020, 01:34 PM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By heatherk
Yes

Yes, someone needs to follow up with the family and document that contact.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-26-2020, 02:04 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By heatherk
motor

I have had similar issues. Likely the motor for the window to go up and down is starting to die. I recommend having it looked at as soon as you can. I delayed and one day it died for good and I was...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-15-2020, 05:18 AM
Replies: 26
 
Posted By heatherk
Money and more

As I hear all these suggestions (many of which our division leaders have talked about as well), the issue is that they all take money. In my rural district in Virginia, we are experiencing a...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-15-2020, 05:08 AM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By heatherk
Interview no nails

I got a call on Wednesday evening to go for an interview Friday afternoon. I am excited. However, I am a terrible nail biter. I usually keep acrylic nails on as much as possible (and would certainly...
Board: BusyBoard 03-16-2020, 03:01 PM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By heatherk
help

I just renewed my virginia license. I am PK-6. I did not need to redo the civics module, but you do have to do child abuse and dyslexia and print the certificates. I used grad school credits and had...
Board: BusyBoard 01-18-2020, 02:11 PM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By heatherk
Thanks

Thanks for the answers. The answers varied as I suspected. We are a small rural public school grades PK-6 and the students were K, 2nd and 3rd. Mom was really vague on the phone and ended up speaking...
Board: BusyBoard 01-17-2020, 01:28 PM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By heatherk
Kids who get picked up late

What does your school do with kids who are not picked up on time? We dismiss at 3:45 and mom called to say dad would be picking up kids from school, but probably would not get there until 4:45 or...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-17-2019, 05:53 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By heatherk
Same here

I got a letter from the IRS about my short sale (which was forgiven debt and therefore income). Total bill is 4, 652. I called the mortgage company for a copy of the 1099-C that they sent to the IRS....
Board: The VENT 11-16-2019, 08:08 AM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By heatherk
"Slow" kids

I am an AP and I work with a Dean of Students who helps with discipline. I went to hand her a student referral yesterday that I had dealt with and needed to be filed (part of her job). She asked who...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-20-2019, 03:10 PM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By heatherk
Gift card

I have bought things with Kohl's cash and then returned. They put store credit on a gift card.
Board: BusyBoard 09-15-2019, 09:51 AM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By heatherk
ESSA--Graduation requirements

Under ESSA, states were given more freedom to design and assess K-12 education. In Virginia, the state came up with the Virginia Profile of a Graduate. It changed graduation requirements to involve...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 08-02-2019, 09:48 AM
Replies: 13
 
Posted By heatherk
Impossible and Beyond Burger

DH is a no red meat guy who got sick of turkey burgers. He likes both the impossible and beyond burger. He says they both have the texture of ground beef, but the impossible tastes more like beef....
Board: Teachers' Lounge 07-29-2019, 10:18 AM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By heatherk
Yes

I order from Eloquii all the time and have liked most of what I have bought. A few things I have returned. I read reviews carefully though for each item, as the quality seems to differ on the...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 06-28-2019, 06:55 AM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By heatherk
Will this be together or separate?

DH and I go out to eat quite a bit. Recently, I have noticed that more and more often, when the server is ready to bring the bill, they will ask, "Will this be together or separate?" I think that...
Board: The VENT 06-28-2019, 06:51 AM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By heatherk
Hr

Head of HR was in the room.
Board: The VENT 06-25-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By heatherk
Jobs are Nuts

I have been in my current division for 3 years. At the end of year 2, they eliminated my job and took 2 jobs and combined them. I had to reapply and reinterview only to be hired to do twice as much...
Board: The VENT 06-13-2019, 04:07 PM
Replies: 17
 
Posted By heatherk
Over it

I decided several months ago that I needed to change jobs based on the toll it was taking on my physical and mental health. I have been applying like crazy, but only went on one interview. This past...
Board: Middle School/Jr High (6-8) 06-04-2019, 03:13 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By heatherk
7-8 Reading Help

Does anyone have a good approach or program to use with 7th and 8th grade students to boost reading? We have a class for 15 students who are struggling readers (mostly in the 3rd-5th grade range). It...
Board: BusyBoard 05-22-2019, 03:43 PM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By heatherk
Don't care about scores

I am an assistant principal at an elementary school. One of my jobs is to coordinate end of year testing. At the end of each day, I have to print the scores and give them to the teachers. Many...
Board: The VENT 05-21-2019, 03:49 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By heatherk
Yes!

I will join. I am pretty desperate to get out of my current position, but there are no good options out there. I teach special education, so there should be plenty of openings. The nutty thing is I...
Board: Special Education 04-13-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By heatherk
Know the law

In my state, students who are 5 before September 30 (like your son) have to move to Kindergarten, without regard to their readiness for K or disability status. They cannot be enrolled in any public...
Board: Special Education 02-15-2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By heatherk
Its okay here

I work at an elementary school and several staff who work in self contained special education classrooms and have duties that involve feeding and toileting wear scrubs. I have also seen scrub tops...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-26-2018, 05:31 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By heatherk
work around

One year, I ended up with $50 in Kohl's cash that I just could not spend before the deadline. I bought a $50 sweater and returned in a week later. I got a card with store credit (not exactly the same...



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