Make a Great First Impression
Make a Great First Impression
Here’s an example of a positive introduction: “Good morning class! My name is (Ms., Mrs. or Mr.) ___ and I will be your teacher for the day. Just a reminder that all the daily classroom rules and expectations still apply with me even though I am not your daily teacher.
The median pay for substitute teachers in the US is $13.79 an hour. As of May 2018, more than 500,000 substitute teachers worked in the US, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Subs earned a median hourly wage of $13.79 and an average hourly wage of $15.56.
Create a clear, organized welcome process.
Before their first day, be sure subs have clear instructions on where they should go when they first arrive at your school and who they should report to. Give subs a thorough tour of your school, highlighting points of interest, such as: bathrooms, break rooms, and.
The staff policy prohibits jeans, see-through clothing, torn clothing, short or very tight-fitting clothing, sweat suits, shorts, hats, with exception of religious headwear, thongs (flip flops), and sneakers or athletic shoes, although gym teachers are permitted to wear athletic shoes.
Since substitute teachers are professional educators, they must dress for the role they wish to play and the tone they wish to set. … There is a strong link between clothing and perception. Tailored pants, skirts, and jackets are generally considered appropriate, as are collared shirts and blouses.
Substitute teaching is a great job opportunity for many people. Whether you are just starting a career in teaching or just looking to make some extra money with a flexible part time job, getting into substitute teaching might be an excellent career move.
New Mexico is the best state for substitute teachers, where the median salary is $29,393. New Mexico is the best state, and Pacifica is the city with the highest pay for substitute teachers.
To become a substitute teacher in California, you must have a bachelor’s degree. This will allow you to get a 30-day permit or a career permit. … You must also be enrolled in a 4-year program to complete your bachelor’s degree. For CTE 30-day permits, substitutes only need to have a high school diploma or GED.
Substitute teaching is a very challenging job—even full-time teachers will admit that. It’s near impossible to walk into a room full of strangers and expect they’ll respect you, listen to you, and behave nicely!
“I always wanted to be a teacher, but now that I have my son substitute teaching allows me to be in a classroom with students and still being home to care for my son as much as possible.” “I sub because I love the flexibility of my schedule while still being able to continue to work in education.
Since some schools are in session over the summer, substitutes with a reasonable assurance of employment at those schools are entitled to unemployment over the summer months. The requirements for unemployment during the traditional school term still apply.
This can be because there weren’t enough activities left or there were too many and none were labeled as a top priority. Substitutes are put in a position to have to rapidly get a feel for the class and their needs with very little background info. They rely on your plans to lay out clear pacing and priority.