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  1. Ms.Holyoke replied to the thread Does anyone have administrators that micromanage what you do in the classroom?.

    ^ Yeah, I'm not sure what the right word is. It just seems like the expectations are very strict...

    Mar 25, 2019 at 7:32 PM
  2. Ms.Holyoke posted a new thread.

    Does anyone have administrators that micromanage what you do in the classroom?

    I've been feeling frustrated by how much the administration at my school micromanages what we do in the classroom. This is less about...

    Forum: General Education

    Mar 25, 2019 at 7:25 PM
  3. Ms.Holyoke replied to the thread Considering Leaving my Title 1 School.

    I have applied to several schools and I taught some demo lessons on Friday. One of the jobs is for 6th grade math in the district that I...

    Mar 25, 2019 at 4:21 PM
  4. Ms.Holyoke replied to the thread New student with LOTS of baggage and a sketchy past!.

    I would definitely talk to the social worker about this.

    Mar 24, 2019 at 7:44 PM
  5. Ms.Holyoke replied to the thread Is this legal?.

    Half of the kids have IEPs! It is crazy! I had one student who has been in my mat class but came from another district in October. She...

    Mar 24, 2019 at 10:25 AM
  6. Ms.Holyoke posted a new thread.

    Is this legal?

    My middle school has inclusion classes. These classes have about 26 students in them. In the math and english classes, there are two...

    Forum: General Education

    Mar 24, 2019 at 7:38 AM
  7. Ms.Holyoke replied to the thread Cell Phone Policy.

    Agreed--I do not think I will accept if offered.

    Mar 24, 2019 at 7:32 AM
  8. Ms.Holyoke liked teacherintexas's post in the thread Cell Phone Policy.

    That’s a huge red flag for me.

    Mar 23, 2019 at 4:23 PM
  9. Ms.Holyoke liked otterpop's post in the thread Cell Phone Policy.

    This sounds like a school to stay away from.

    Mar 23, 2019 at 4:22 PM
  10. Ms.Holyoke replied to the thread Cell Phone Policy.

    In one of the demos, I was told to teach a particular lesson from Engage NY. I saw the lesson and it was VERY challenging (had lots of...

    Mar 23, 2019 at 10:49 AM
  11. Ms.Holyoke posted a new thread.

    Cell Phone Policy

    The school that I am working at has a no tolerance policy towards cell phones/headphones during class as well as homeroom. If I see any,...

    Forum: General Education

    Mar 23, 2019 at 8:54 AM
  12. Ms.Holyoke replied to the thread Has this made your papers?.

    Yes, it has. It is crazy.

    Mar 22, 2019 at 8:47 PM
  13. Ms.Holyoke liked otterpop's post in the thread Uniform/Gum Policy.

    Then let them. That's okay! It means they are listening to you and respecting your classroom authority, at least while in your...

    Mar 22, 2019 at 9:00 AM
  14. Ms.Holyoke replied to the thread Uniform/Gum Policy.

    I don't allow hats or hoods in my class. The kids have the little headphones that are easy to hide.

    Mar 21, 2019 at 6:42 PM
  15. Ms.Holyoke replied to the thread Uniform/Gum Policy.

    Bumping this thread... I am so tired of the inconsistent uniform policies at my school. The kids are supposed to only wear black,...

    Mar 21, 2019 at 5:08 PM

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