August

August

1. Talk about procedures for all aspects of classroom management.
See "First Days of School", by Harry Wong.
2. Develop a first-day strategy.
3. Set up discipline and grading policy.
4. Introduce the RE to the faculty and key people of the building. Encourage the RE to obtain and read the faculty handbook.
5. Begin a book study:
      "First-Year Teacher's Survival Kit", by: Julia G. Thompson
      "Simply the Best: 29 Things Students Say the Best Teachers Do Around   
     Relationships"
, By Kelly Middleton
      "Teach With Your Strengths", by: Rosanne Liesveld and Jo Ann Miller
6. Use your Collaborative Log to document conversations.