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Posts Made By: apple annie
Board: The VENT 06-16-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 22
 
Posted By apple annie
This teacher has ZERO business sitting in on a...

This teacher has ZERO business sitting in on a meeting about your mental health. The principal has ZERO business calling such a meeting. Talk about an ambush! Refuse the meeting and get a lawyer.
Board: The VENT 06-16-2019, 07:01 AM
Replies: 27
 
Posted By apple annie
In addition to all of the above, there is the...

In addition to all of the above, there is the public library. Mine has no limit on how many I can check out and loans them for three weeks. I get a stack of twenty books every two weeks. Just make...
Board: The VENT 06-15-2019, 08:07 PM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By apple annie
Second graders are the best! Jump on that...

Second graders are the best! Jump on that opportunity!
Board: Teachers' Lounge 06-15-2019, 05:28 AM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By apple annie
My favorite "life changing" hack that I've seen...

My favorite "life changing" hack that I've seen recently is:

Don't leave your bra on when you go to bed.

Someone actually mad a video of the girl with her back to the camera taking off her...
Board: The VENT 06-14-2019, 08:11 AM
Replies: 25
 
Posted By apple annie
More problems you will run into... "Susie...

More problems you will run into...

"Susie got the last super duper giant bouncy ball! That's the one I wanted! Waaaahhhhhh!"

"But why can't I play with my prize right now? Waaaahhhh!"
...
Board: The VENT 06-13-2019, 05:42 PM
Replies: 16
 
Posted By apple annie
Right there with ya! It's so draining!

Right there with ya! It's so draining!
Board: The VENT 06-13-2019, 09:48 AM
Replies: 30
 
Posted By apple annie
I would be cautious about tangible prizes -...

I would be cautious about tangible prizes - especially really good ones. That can backfire on you and create resentment for kids who didn’t get one. Prizes like take off your shoes or sit by a...
Board: The VENT 06-13-2019, 09:35 AM
Replies: 22
 
Posted By apple annie
Wow! Someone mentioned the communal aspect...

Wow!

Someone mentioned the communal aspect of reading to and with someone else. I think that’s what does it for me. I read to my kids when they were little because I knew it was good for them...
Board: The VENT 06-12-2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 30
 
Posted By apple annie
Recommend reading: Doug Lemov's Teach Like A...

Recommend reading: Doug Lemov's Teach Like A Champion 2.0.
Board: The VENT 06-12-2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By apple annie
Same here as TAOEP. Strictly against policy for...

Same here as TAOEP. Strictly against policy for teachers to get physically involved. Tell the security officer that's HIS job! You are a teacher.
Board: The VENT 06-12-2019, 07:36 PM
Replies: 22
 
Posted By apple annie
Reading aloud to class...

A previous thread brought up this question for me:

How long should you as a teacher, continue to read aloud to your class? I mean, until what grade or age?

I continued to share books, by...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 06-10-2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By apple annie
Way to go for not backing down! I'm such a...

Way to go for not backing down! I'm such a weenie, I would probably would have apologized to THEM! Lol
Board: Teachers' Lounge 06-10-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By apple annie
Agree with Keltikmom. Apologize for...

Agree with Keltikmom.

Apologize for bringing him into it, but then Have her clarify, privately, if she's really committed to having her room painted, and if so, that she will clean the wall...
Board: The VENT 06-07-2019, 03:43 PM
Replies: 14
 
Posted By apple annie
What gets me is the absolute insincerity if the...

What gets me is the absolute insincerity if the replacement/ substitution suggestions. If the kid can come up with an oral presentation overnight, why couldn’t he come up with the essay? I can...
Board: The VENT 06-05-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 13
 
Posted By apple annie
This is when I am once again thankful for the...

This is when I am once again thankful for the grace and good sense of a principal who was a long time teacher. On our last day, (last week) we were able to leave immediately after we signed the time...
Board: Teacher News & Opinion 06-05-2019, 02:44 PM
Replies: 23
 
Posted By apple annie
PE, I agree with you that's it's unlikely that...

PE, I agree with you that's it's unlikely that this situation was created with any malicious motive. BUT I can see how it could easily be used as precedent for others who may wish to scapegoat...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 06-02-2019, 09:35 PM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By apple annie
My kids do this to me all the time. We are all...

My kids do this to me all the time. We are all big movie fans. They'll suggest some action hero, Marvel comics thing that I think will be stupid and boring. I go anyway. I'm often surprised that...
Board: Teacher News & Opinion 06-02-2019, 09:40 AM
Replies: 0
 
Posted By apple annie
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Wrong board
Board: The VENT 05-31-2019, 11:13 PM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By apple annie
LOL. Ok it's unprofessional, but I couldn't help...

LOL. Ok it's unprofessional, but I couldn't help laughing. I'm dying to see what this kid turned in!
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-31-2019, 11:03 PM
Replies: 35
 
Posted By apple annie
I was thinking... plant more trees. And then you...

I was thinking... plant more trees. And then you said it. Also, I'd ignore her. She's probably jealous ;). I would be, too! Lol

Ok on second thought... have another pool party next weekend and...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-31-2019, 01:51 PM
Replies: 27
 
Posted By apple annie
Just landed in North Carolina. Hello vacation!

Just landed in North Carolina. Hello vacation!
Board: The VENT 05-18-2019, 09:37 PM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By apple annie
No Kidding! For all you knew that could have...

No Kidding! For all you knew that could have been some crazy person ready to inflict violence on you and your students!

I had a woman come into my room like that in my first year of teaching. ...
Board: The VENT 05-18-2019, 06:37 AM
Replies: 20
 
Posted By apple annie
Izzy, we use the STAR test also. But rather than...

Izzy, we use the STAR test also. But rather than using the median, we are told to average the SGP scores. One kid with an SGP of 3, and your average is out the window. I don't think my admin knows...
Board: The VENT 05-18-2019, 06:15 AM
Replies: 20
 
Posted By apple annie
Hikinghiker thank you for explaining th CGM. It...

Hikinghiker thank you for explaining th CGM. It sounds similar to what I sort of (but not really) understand is what we here in my district call the SGP score. I think it stands for Student Growth...
Board: The VENT 05-18-2019, 05:52 AM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By apple annie
This really just blows my mind! It would be just...

This really just blows my mind! It would be just common sense to me, that if I were the principal, and I knew that I dropped the ball and got behind, I would be extra generous on a last minute eval....



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