Whether you’re already teaching, a newly credentialed graduate, or a substitute looking to transition to full-time, this course will provide you with proven tools, tips, and tricks to make your early years in the classroom a breeze.
You'll find out how to write winning lesson plans, reach diverse learners through differentiated instruction, communicate clearly, plan memorable events, and most important, keep stress at bay so you can feel good about going to work every morning. Much like a virtual mentoring program, Survival Kit for New Teachers will provide you with benefits gained through many years of firsthand classroom experience.
- Get confident in your first classroom and create the classroom of your dreams.
- Learn how to write a complete lesson plan.
- Get organized with smart classroom routines.
- Build relationships with students, parents, and administrators.
- Write tests and assignments that challenge your students on their level.
- Balance work and personal life to make your first year less stressful.
"The instructor's writing style was upbeat, conversational, and encouraging. She broke down large educational concepts into understandable, sequential, components. The course provides valuable preparation and guidance for successful classroom management."
- E. Breit, Atlanta, GA
"I loved taking this course as my first on-line PLU class. I learned so much from the instructor and the other students. The Discussion Area is a great thing to have!!"
- J. Cochran, Hiram, GA
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Requirements: Internet access, e-mail, Firefox or Internet Explorer web browser.
You will need to create a login for your online classroom. Go to www.ed2go.com/ksuconed. Find your course by browsing the catalog or using the search bar. Click the 'Add to Cart' button. Select your start date and then create a Username and Password. You must make an 80 or higher on the final exam (online) to successfully complete the course. You may only take the exam once.
If you have questions about this course, please contact the online coordinator at 470-578-6693 or firstname.lastname@example.org.