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Teacher Tips

What Should New Teachers Not Do?

New teachers, avoid overcommitting, reinventing everything, neglecting self-care, and comparison. Succeed in your first year and impact students positively.

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Teacher Tips

What Do I Need for My First Year of Teaching?

Build connections with colleagues, equip your classroom, prioritize self-care, and embrace a growth mindset to thrive in your first year of teaching.

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Teacher Tips

The Most Common Concern for New Teachers

New teachers face challenges in classroom management but can find support through mentoring programs and workshops to create effective learning environments.

Steve Hiles

I am a retired military and elementary school teacher living in Tennessee. I am an avid reader and love to write. I am very passionate about helping teachers. I hope you find my educational tips and strategies useful and enjoy hearing about my personal journey. Thanks for visiting!

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