Dear List Members,
I compiled this listing recently with help from colleagues and thought some of you might find it useful.
Thanks to everyone who responded to my request for help. The suggestions
Below please find the list as of today. Numerous suggesters gave general teaching sites, many of which were
Since my focus is directly on new teachers, selections were made with their specific needs in mind.
Please feel free to use this as you see fit.
Online Resources to Support New Teachers
Resources for Teachers
TeachNet -- New Teachers On-Line
Teachers.Net - TEACHER RESOURCES
Helpful Hints for Beginning Teachers
Getting to Know You: Activities for the First Day of School
Fourteen Great Activities for the First Days of School!
Fourteen MORE Activities for the First Days of School!
Activities for the First Days of School
Ideas for New Teachers and Education Students
11 Techniques for Better Classroom Discipline
TeacherVision -- many useful tips and tools for organizing your teaching
Classroom Management -- much more than just discipline, from Teachers
Beginning Teachers Chatboard
Beginning Teachers Mailring
TeachersFirst New Teacher Resources
Dr. Mac's Amazing Behavior Management Advice Site
National Association for Beginning Teachers
Guidebooks Online (and one not)
What to Expect Your First Year of Teaching -- a guidebook published
by US Dept. of Ed.
Survival Guide for New Teachers -- a guidebook published by US Dept.
Helping Your Students With Homework - A Guide for Teachers by US Dept.
A New Teacher's Survival Guide -- a guidebook
New Teachers Handbook ?ordering information (this is the best of them
Resources for Administrators
National Teacher Recruitment Clearinghouse | How to Find and Keep Teachers
New Teacher Center at UCSC: Dedicated to new teacher development
Compiled by James Lerman with thanks for the suggestions of many contributors
All links were checked and working on 8/21/01