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Posts Made By: SubMan
Board: The VENT 07-10-2019, 07:33 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By SubMan
Apply at Lowe’s or Home Depot, they love teachers...

Apply at Lowe’s or Home Depot, they love teachers and they pay more than minimum wage. Their busy season is summer so they are busy when you are off. I think the sales floor is the best; it’s where I...
Board: Substitute Teachers 06-28-2019, 08:52 AM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By SubMan
I didn't go to their orientation. I will be...

I didn't go to their orientation. I will be interesting to see how desperate they are for subs. I spoke to a sub friend of mine who did go and she said subs lost the lunch/recess duty pay that we...
Board: Substitute Teachers 06-28-2019, 08:48 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By SubMan
This is their new Insights platform that the...

This is their new Insights platform that the districts have switched to. One of my districts has switched to this platform. So far the transition was seamless. You can still get jobs over the phone...
Board: The VENT 06-10-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By SubMan
What grade? Sounds like the kindergarten student...

What grade? Sounds like the kindergarten student that told me “I don’t have to listen to you, you’re not my teacher.”
Board: The VENT 06-10-2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By SubMan
I did one with Skype when the district changed...

I did one with Skype when the district changed the date and time on me. I’ve applied to other jobs where they want a video of me, seems a good way to cut out those that “don’t look the part.” I’ve...
Board: The VENT 06-09-2019, 06:36 PM
Replies: 23
 
Posted By SubMan
There is a glut of teachers in many areas, but...

There is a glut of teachers in many areas, but not in urban and rural districts. For better districts there are the recent college graduates applying as well as teachers from lesser districts and...
Board: The VENT 06-09-2019, 06:25 PM
Replies: 13
 
Posted By SubMan
Best for the kids usually means they are going to...

Best for the kids usually means they are going to ask for your input so they can say your had a “voice” in the decision but in reality they are going to do what they want. That’s how it worked in my...
Board: Substitute Teachers 06-09-2019, 07:54 AM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By SubMan
ESS/ Source4Teachers

Anyone one sub for ESS, used to be source4teachers? What’s it like? Do they use Aesop?

Another one of my districts is going to an outside agency. I talked to a sub friend of mine and they said...
Board: Substitute Teachers 06-06-2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By SubMan
Last Day of School

Last day of school this year is tomorrow... and i’m subbing. Should be fun, I might wear shorts as I recall the rooms get hot in the afternoon. I could get lucky and get switched to a classroom in...
Board: The VENT 06-06-2019, 03:51 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By SubMan
I’m guessing that they were jerks during the...

I’m guessing that they were jerks during the school year which has caused them to be in summer school.
Board: The VENT 06-03-2019, 10:38 AM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By SubMan
Was the check for more than you had in the bank?

Was the check for more than you had in the bank?
Board: The VENT 05-31-2019, 08:42 PM
Replies: 31
 
Posted By SubMan
Here in Pennsylvania there is a shortage of...

Here in Pennsylvania there is a shortage of substitutes but not applicants for contracted positions. Just today there were over 30 unfilled absences in Aesop (I’m in 6 districts). I had an interview...
Board: The VENT 05-31-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By SubMan
Back in the late 1990’s I applied and interviewed...

Back in the late 1990’s I applied and interviewed with a district in Kentucky. They invited me to the second phase interviews with district admin and building principals just after school was out. I...
Board: Substitute Teachers 05-31-2019, 05:57 AM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By SubMan
I'm in 6 districts, here's how they pay. 1....

I'm in 6 districts, here's how they pay.

1. Electronic deposit 2 weeks after I work. I am paid at the end of the month for days worked in the first half of the month.

2. Electronic deposit a...
Board: Substitute Teachers 05-31-2019, 05:45 AM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By SubMan
If you feel guilty accepting this gift you could...

If you feel guilty accepting this gift you could always donate it. One district where I sub has early release Friday's for professional development. Sometimes subs are included, other times we are...
Board: Substitute Teachers 05-31-2019, 05:41 AM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By SubMan
It's possible that she was. I once had a...

It's possible that she was.

I once had a student, in the presence of the principal, teachers, and parents, tell me that he is only good when I am his teacher. I said "thank you" and told the...
Board: Substitute Teachers 05-30-2019, 05:11 AM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By SubMan
Worst lesson plans ever were the Disney...

Worst lesson plans ever were the Disney “enrichment” pages, princesses for girls - “Cars” for the boys, copied out of books purchased at Walmart.

The lesson plans themselves were in that “curlz”...
Board: Substitute Teachers 05-30-2019, 04:50 AM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By SubMan
I work at a big box home improvement store year...

I work at a big box home improvement store year round. In the summer my hours increase to 40+. I also get health, dental, and vision insurance. We are always hiring cashiers. If you have the ability...
Board: The Job Search 05-15-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By SubMan
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A teacher friend suggested that I look into corporate training positions. These are where you train people how to use the company’s product. She mentioned that curriculum publishers are very tough to...
Board: Substitute Teachers 05-15-2019, 03:37 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By SubMan
There is a new Aesop/absence management system....

There is a new Aesop/absence management system. From I hear it sounds like one of your districts switched to it.
Board: Substitute Teachers 05-13-2019, 09:23 AM
Replies: 0
 
Posted By SubMan
Take the picture already!

The Kindergarten student teacher in the room at the end of the hall is taking pictures of students in some hot air balloon thing she and her boyfriend made. Kids sit on chairs and look like they are...
Board: The VENT 05-10-2019, 08:53 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By SubMan
I think it might be the same thing over and over...

I think it might be the same thing over and over again.
Board: The VENT 05-10-2019, 08:51 AM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By SubMan
What they do where I sub is to assign subs...

What they do where I sub is to assign subs coverages first, then ask for volunteers from the teaching staff and, then coverages are assigned by the principal.
Board: Substitute Teachers 05-05-2019, 10:57 PM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By SubMan
If you have other schools/districts where you get...

If you have other schools/districts where you get work I wouldn’t worry about being blocked or excluded. I’m done trying to meet some schools impossible expectations for substitutes.

For years I...
Board: The VENT 05-05-2019, 08:44 AM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By SubMan
In my area these are generally coaching...

In my area these are generally coaching positions. Football in particular seems to have a multitude of coaches, coordinators, trainers, and scouts. In the more affluent districts the staff associated...



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