Preparing for the first year and beyond

Some ideas on what to do

  • Plan ahead
  • Stay organized. Have kids help with this
  • Keep students busy
  • Create rewards/consequences system and stick to it
  • Set up the room in a way that is fun and inviting, but minimizes distractions
  • Keep students busy and having fun
  • Be flexible
  • Find a mentor and do not be afraid to ask for help!

Michelle Stepanek

EDU 301

September 27, 2015

First Year Teacher Success