Information on this page is devoted to supporting new teachers in their first year.

Online Resources

Instructional I to Instructional II

Technology Integrations

Here are a few interesting articles (well, Jen thinks that they are interesting because she wrote them) about the impact of technology in education:

Using Digital Stories and Documentaries to Encourage Higher Order Thinking in the 21st Century

Discovery Classroom Resource Guide: Digital Storytelling
Cool Tools: History With a Twist- check out the Creating Digital War Stories article that appears as part of the Discovery Education Classroom Resource Guide

Lesson Planning

Advice From Your Mentors

  • Be sure to maintain both digital and paper records of student grades (just in case.)