Monthly Archives: September 2010


This week included me taking over classes as well as my first observation.  Having a formal observation can seem like a daunting thing for some, but I try to look at the positive side of it.  With someone in the … Continue reading

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Incentive Based Classroom Management

One of the pressing issues on my mind when I started my student teaching experience was effective classroom management.  How would I get the students to sit and listen while not going crazy and throwing tomatoes at the front of … Continue reading

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It’s Like Tai Chi

Hello again, world.  This was our first week with students, and I have to say it was a great week.  We spent a portion of the week setting rules and expectations for the students while they are in our classroom, … Continue reading

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The First Week

Well…the first official week of my student teaching has ended, albeit, a week without students.  It was three days of teacher institute, and I’m thrilled to report that everything went great!  There were numerous meetings to go to, and countless … Continue reading

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