Elementary Teachers Questions and Answers

Elementary Teachers

It is also useful to work with the individual to identify the source of their 'otherness' and teach some resilience in dealing with this. For some students the forced playdate or inclusion is...

Latest answer posted November 26, 2010 3:46 pm UTC

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Elementary Teachers

I have never taught Spanish, but I have supervised interns and student teachers who were Spanish teachers and have training and certification in TOEFL. Basically, think back to your kindergarten....

Latest answer posted October 18, 2011 12:53 pm UTC

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Elementary Teachers

Under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, pregnancy discrimation is considered sex disrimination. This applies to any organization with over 15 employees - inlucing state or local government...

Latest answer posted September 1, 2009 11:31 am UTC

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Elementary Teachers

The best way to get the most out of Black History Month is by getting students involved. Have them create their own presentations. They can do this individually, but it is more meaningful in...

Latest answer posted October 18, 2011 12:41 pm UTC

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Elementary Teachers

This is a difficult question to answer, because the answer will be rooted in the final analysis on the nature of the student and the culture of the school. However, if I had to take a stand, I...

Latest answer posted February 21, 2012 12:12 pm UTC

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Elementary Teachers

I would actually check out some teacher blogs and other teacher generated information before going to professional journals. There is much to be gained from classroom blogs and also personal blogs...

Latest answer posted May 8, 2010 10:15 pm UTC

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Elementary Teachers

I would suggest getting a middle school level History certification along with your Elementary certification to allow yourself to have more options. Hopefully, by the time you graduate there will...

Latest answer posted September 2, 2009 12:36 pm UTC

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Elementary Teachers

I would say that in order to teach good letter recognition, interactive writing of the letters is key. Associate each letter with something the child sees in his/her every day life. For example,...

Latest answer posted January 5, 2009 7:03 pm UTC

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Elementary Teachers

I thought this was a really interesting question. First of all, when young children are learning science I think the focus should be on wonder. You want them to be excited and curious about the...

Latest answer posted October 18, 2011 12:39 pm UTC

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