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Posts Made By: Fractured
Board: The VENT 08-19-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By Fractured
Unfortunately I sub in a district that is too...

Unfortunately I sub in a district that is too large to really make connections. Iíve said this before, but the hs I worked the most at cut core teachers and the principal was fired. They hired about...
Board: The VENT 08-19-2019, 05:58 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By Fractured
Southern fried: do you know if those people had...

Southern fried: do you know if those people had masters degrees though? I have been told by several teachers that this would be considered a backwards move to potential employers.
Board: The VENT 08-19-2019, 05:56 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By Fractured
no one: I applied to several out of...

no one:


I applied to several out of state jobs, but with no luck. I was in the process of getting residency certification( which gives you a year to take NES test), but I think schools were...
Board: The VENT 08-19-2019, 04:06 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By Fractured
Is there any point to taking a non teaching job at a school instead of subbing?

Ok, so Iíve tried to get a full time job for a few years, and no luck. I am really dreading subbing again, and districts here donít hire subs. Is there any point to taking a job like a study hall...
Board: Substitute Teachers 08-15-2019, 06:15 PM
Replies: 10
 
Posted By Fractured
I met a certified teacher who said she worked 150...

I met a certified teacher who said she worked 150 days last year and made about 14 or 15k, working for about 180 a day before taxes. I donít see how you guys work so much. I sub in several districts...
Board: Substitute Teachers 08-13-2019, 08:32 PM
Replies: 26
 
Posted By Fractured
This teacher wanted kids to leave it on the desk...

This teacher wanted kids to leave it on the desk as they went to the bathroom, as a deterrent for using them in there. If they were gone for more than five minutes I was supposed to call security....
Board: Substitute Teachers 08-13-2019, 08:29 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By Fractured
Check with Hr. One district I am in will only let...

Check with Hr. One district I am in will only let you use it for ďa doctor or dentistĒ visit that was unplanned. You cancel the job and fill out an online form. They made every attempt to hide this...
Board: Substitute Teachers 08-13-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 26
 
Posted By Fractured
There is no easy way around the phone. I’ve had...

There is no easy way around the phone. I’ve had kids actually making calls and using FaceTime during class. That and shooting video are always an immediate reprimand from me.

I’ve been leading a...
Board: Substitute Teachers 08-13-2019, 02:59 PM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By Fractured
It might be in the contract for a district you...

It might be in the contract for a district you sub in. Once I was really bored at a job and read some of the contract and was surprised to find out that a teacher could cancel a sub job for any...
Board: Substitute Teachers 08-13-2019, 01:14 PM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By Fractured
I hate that crap. A long term job went up last...

I hate that crap. A long term job went up last year for the last month and half of school for my subject area, and of course they canceled it. I even emailed the sect and they never wrote me back. If...
Board: Substitute Teachers 08-13-2019, 01:10 PM
Replies: 10
 
Posted By Fractured
I sub in a large district. Certain schools with a...

I sub in a large district. Certain schools with a bad rep(bad school culture and lack of discipline) will have multiple jobs up and they wonít fill. Theyíll put up one or two week jobs and they get...
Board: Substitute Teachers 08-12-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 26
 
Posted By Fractured
After three years, I can say there is no trick or...

After three years, I can say there is no trick or easy answer. Stuff like counting down and waiting for them to be quiet wonít work. If you treat them like little kids, they will instantly take...
Board: Substitute Teachers 08-09-2019, 05:44 PM
Replies: 25
 
Posted By Fractured
I canít believe how little some of you get paid....

I canít believe how little some of you get paid. One district went up to 200 a day, but Iím certified with a Masterís. You def make more if you are certified and some districts wonít let you in a...
Board: The VENT 08-01-2019, 02:46 PM
Replies: 10
 
Posted By Fractured
Iím still hoping I get a last minute hire. I...

Iím still hoping I get a last minute hire. I donít think I can sub for another year.
Board: Substitute Teachers 07-30-2019, 07:50 AM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By Fractured
This comes up every year. I only get paid to do...

This comes up every year. I only get paid to do the quizzes in one district where I have a sub Union, but I pay dues. You can usually get around the videos and just take the quiz. Most are easy to...
Board: The VENT 07-25-2019, 02:00 AM
Replies: 58
 
Posted By Fractured
I canít even get a teaching job, and subbing has...

I canít even get a teaching job, and subbing has really turned me off to being a teacher, because I feel like Iím burned out already. Iím only still pursuing it because I spent so much on grad school...
Board: The VENT 07-20-2019, 08:06 PM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By Fractured
Thanks for the advice.I think you guys are right...

Thanks for the advice.I think you guys are right that it is most likely nothing I have done in an interview, but you still go back and think about everything. I will try to answer everybody but I...
Board: The VENT 07-17-2019, 01:23 AM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By Fractured
Thanks- yeah, I subbed full time for about 2.5...

Thanks- yeah, I subbed full time for about 2.5 years. No long term jobs though, so I didn’t do student planning. I have mentioned building relationships with kids I ended up teaching more than once,...
Board: The VENT 07-17-2019, 12:27 AM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By Fractured
Yeah, I should have been more clear that most of...

Yeah, I should have been more clear that most of these come up during the interview. I ask a few of these if something hadn’t been touched upon, or to follow up on something. I’ve had 5 minutes for...
Board: The VENT 07-16-2019, 10:38 PM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By Fractured
Hi. Thanks for the response: Yes, they are...

Hi. Thanks for the response: Yes, they are usually 30 minutes long. My last one was about 30 minutes of actual questions( they usually have them written out and give you a copy) and itís standard...
Board: The VENT 07-16-2019, 09:20 PM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By Fractured
Am I saying the wrong thing in interviews?

This is kind of long. Iím beyond frustrated at this point with admin and the job process.So, if people know me on here or not, Iíve been getting interviews but not getting offers. Typically I think...
Board: The Job Search 07-14-2019, 05:11 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Fractured
I don’t want to add to your current state, but...

I don’t want to add to your current state, but the truth is ELA jobs are scarce. There are more teachers than available slots. Many schools are making it a hybrid job, mainly with social studies....
Board: The Job Search 07-14-2019, 04:58 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By Fractured
I can’t speak for all of Socal- are you looking...

I can’t speak for all of Socal- are you looking at a certain area? My friend teaches for Lausd in the South Bay and says that her school has been losing a lot of students to charter schools, so much...
Board: The VENT 07-14-2019, 04:51 PM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By Fractured
Yeah, and even if buy your own tools, your goal...

Yeah, and even if buy your own tools, your goal is probably to own your own business someday if you are a plumber, electrician or mechanic, so I would consider that an investment. Even if you work...
Board: The VENT 07-13-2019, 10:29 AM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By Fractured
Tsy- that is true for some trades, but they also...

Tsy- that is true for some trades, but they also make a ton of money. I subbed for a teacher once and it was career day. A mechanic came in and showed the kids some of what it was like working on an...



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