ERIC Number: ED224795
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Before School Starts: A Handbook for the Inexperienced Elementary School Teacher.
Schell, Leo M.; Burden, Paul R.
This handbook offers pre-planning (before school opens) guidelines for elementary school teachers. Outlines contain suggestions for considerations in the areas of: (1) facilities, personnel, and services; (2) district and school rules, procedures, and policies; (3) individual students; (4) instructional resources; (5) community resources; (6) room arrangement and decoration; (7) discipline, control, and management; (8) classroom routines and procedures; (9) class lists/rosters; (10) communicating with home and pupils; (11) preparing a folder for substitute teachers; (12) class celebrations; (13) organizing materials; (14) plans and schedules; and (15) pupil assessment. A sample long-range plan for reading instruction is included. (JD)
Descriptors: Beginning Teachers, Classroom Environment, Classroom Techniques, Community Resources, Discipline, Elementary Education, Elementary School Teachers, Parent Teacher Cooperation, Peer Relationship, Recordkeeping, Scheduling, School Policy, Student Evaluation, Teacher Administrator Relationship
Leo M. Schell, College of Education, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506 ($2.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Rural and Small Schools Conference (4th, Manhattan, KS, November 15-16, 1982).