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New teacher resources can be challenging to find. Being a new teacher is like embarking on a thrilling yet challenging journey. The classroom becomes a place where you want to share knowledge and inspiration, but it’s not without its hurdles. 

Navigating through diverse learning styles, managing various personalities, and adapting teaching methods to cater to every student’s needs can be overwhelming. The pressure to meet educational standards while establishing a connection seems like it could be an impossible task. Balancing preparation, grading, and administrative tasks while maintaining enthusiasm can be exhausting. 

Despite these obstacles, new teachers make a difference in their student’s lives each day. So, new teachers grab a coffee and check out the advice below.

The one thing all teachers have in common is that we were all new at one time in our careers. It is not easy being a new teacher. Trying to figure out the curriculum, manage students, and maintain your health and well-being is challenging. This blog post is full of advice just for you.

New Teacher Resources

General Advice

  • 5 Mistakes New Teachers Make New teachers often make these 5 mistakes that set themselves up for a year of challenging classroom management problems and other avoidable issues.
  • Social Media Tips For Teachers Social media advice for teachers. Teachers are public figures. We might not be on the covers of magazines, but our private lives are definitely topics of discussion in the media. 8 tips to help teachers maintain professionalism online at all times.
  • 5 More Mistakes New Teachers Make – In this informative blog post about 5 More Mistakes New Teachers Make, new teachers are provided with five essential tips for being successful in their first year. Experienced teachers read this post to see how you can best support the new teachers in your schools.
  • Surviving and Thriving Through The Non-Renewal Process – Dealing with having your teaching contract non-renewed? Take a moment to process your thoughts, then read this informative blog post about how to survive and thrive through the non-renewal process. Tips include preparing for the job application process, interview questions, and creating digital teaching portfolios.

Surviving and Thriving Advice

Lesson Planning Advice

Free Teaching Resources

Use these Grade 6, 7 or 8 long-range plans for teaching Language Arts, Math, History, Geography, Drama, and Dance. The plans are based on the Ontario Curriculum. Provides a general monthly overview for each subject. Plans can be used by either split or straight-grade teachers. Find this resource here

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