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Posts Made By: Sophianna
Board: School Mental Health 10-05-2018, 07:42 AM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Sophianna
Update

So here's the latest scoop. My SPED coordinator (and friend) looked at all IEP minutes and they all say social skills or anger management. According to bulletin 1706, counseling services can be...
Board: School Mental Health 10-03-2018, 04:09 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Sophianna
No...

I have my certification, I just don't have my licensure. My license is what the agency requires and that's just who I happen to find a job with first.

Technically I was looking for a school...
Board: School Mental Health 10-03-2018, 06:33 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Sophianna
Teacher First

Good morning. I am now a school counselor and was a teacher for 14 years in an urban setting. I was passionately in love with teaching, so it was hard for me to make the switch. Now I'm in a...
Board: School Mental Health 10-03-2018, 04:42 AM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Sophianna
Counselor Question

Good morning.

I graduated in January with my masters in counseling, have certification in elementary school counseling, but was denied licensing because I moved to Louisiana who requires nine...
Board: Classroom Management 09-22-2018, 01:02 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By Sophianna
Great Idea

I will see about recording him. Awesome thought!

Other replies: I think I first year teaching, none of us have had any experience. I was never an assistant prior to my first classroom, all I had...
Board: Classroom Management 09-20-2018, 09:01 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Sophianna
Talking Talking...

I've had that class just last year. Fifth graders for me, but I've also had a similar class in Kindergarten. One thing that frustrates me but I still believe works is waiting. Waiting is annoying and...
Board: Classroom Management 09-20-2018, 08:49 AM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By Sophianna
New Fourth Grade Teacher

I am a school counselor but previously I taught Kindergarten and last year I taught fifth. Though I am no longer a teacher, I am called upon often to help those that are struggling. The school in...
Board: School Mental Health 08-17-2018, 09:15 PM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By Sophianna
Cacrep

I'm at my wits end. I attended a university in Missouri where they were not yet CACREP accredited. (They are currently going through that process, but I was too far along in the program to be...
Board: The VENT 03-07-2018, 04:43 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By Sophianna
Thanks

Not discounting anything that's been shared, but she has been given every single "exception" possible. I asked her quietly to join the group, I asked her quietly to leave. She is a repeat offender,...
Board: The VENT 03-07-2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By Sophianna
Trama v. Disrespect

Hey teachers... if you have a student saying no to you, refusing to go take a break, doing something you've asked her not to do, and the entire class is watching your exchange, what is your next...
Board: Fifth Grade 12-30-2017, 09:00 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By Sophianna
EngageNY ELA

My school district uses EngageNY for ELA (I teach fourth and fifth grade ELA) and it is astoundingly over the heads of most of my students. I try to drop the level of what I'm teaching, but I am not...
Board: Fifth Grade 09-13-2017, 07:11 PM
Replies: 0
 
Posted By Sophianna
Flexible Seating vs. Storage

I want to use flexible seating, and I started the year doing it but we had a problem with where to put kids things. I just don't have enough space and I have a really large class! Any suggestions or...
Board: Fifth Grade 05-07-2017, 11:32 AM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By Sophianna
Big Change

Just found out I am moving to fifth next year after teaching Kinder for 12 years. I'm super excited for the change (this was my first K class at this school) and cannot wait for it to be made public....
Board: The VENT 04-21-2017, 08:47 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Sophianna
Another new one...

Got a new kid yesterday. She's been kicked out of FIVE schools this year and yelled at me to, "keep my hands off" her and that I can't tell her what to do. I sobbed through planning but survived the...
Board: The VENT 04-10-2017, 07:46 AM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Sophianna
New Student

I am so frustrated. February 22nd I got a new student who was in a self-contained classroom prior to coming to our school. We have no self-contained rooms, so the student was placed in my room. He is...
Board: Classroom Management 11-26-2016, 04:12 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By Sophianna
Thanks!

I actually use something like this for these friends, but it is broken down into sections of the day. For example: Morning Meeting; Math; Power Hour (RTI); etc. I have a straight face in the middle...
Board: Classroom Management 11-15-2016, 04:05 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By Sophianna
The End

I feel like I post once a year about management and/or burnout.

I'm a kindergarten teacher in an urban district. I have a small class this year - only 18 students - and three of them are AWFUL....
Board: The VENT 10-05-2016, 11:21 AM
Replies: 15
 
Posted By Sophianna
Okay, I don't assume EVERYONE is lazy. I just...

Okay, I don't assume EVERYONE is lazy. I just think we need to act like a team, for goodness sakes.
Board: The VENT 10-04-2016, 04:15 PM
Replies: 15
 
Posted By Sophianna
Coaches

I am actually friends with the person to whom I was referring. I don't assume people do nothing, but I do know they don't have students and pulling someone away from paperwork (of which, as you know,...
Board: The VENT 10-03-2016, 10:11 AM
Replies: 15
 
Posted By Sophianna
Lazy Staff

Today we have five teachers out. We have two or three grades per level, and are a PK-5 school. With so many teachers out, we don't have enough subs. So one of the Kinder classrooms was split between...
Board: The VENT 10-03-2016, 10:08 AM
Replies: 30
 
Posted By Sophianna
ugh

That is awful! How dare they treat a child that way! I agree, they should apologize!
Board: The VENT 02-24-2016, 10:58 AM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Sophianna
My first year...

my contract wasn't renewed. My principal told me in February, and I immediately resigned, dated for the end of the school year. I then started submitting resume's and checking our state website for...
Board: The VENT 02-24-2016, 07:25 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Sophianna
Agreed...

I hate when people are late... I work in a large urban district, and when we have district wide PD, people come in sometimes as much as an hour late. Yet they are paid the same as me. There is a...
Board: The VENT 02-24-2016, 06:55 AM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By Sophianna
Snarky Friends and Snow Days

Oh I want to share this with everyone I love... but I can't put a friend on public blast. So I'm sharing it where I know I'll get support...

Today we have a snow day. The weather isn't horrible......
Board: The VENT 10-12-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 14
 
Posted By Sophianna
I don't want to teach anymore...

This is my 12th year in the classroom. I have been in Kindergarten for 9 of those years, one in PK, one in 2nd and this year in 1st. I came to a sad realization today... I don't want to be a teacher....



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