Top 15 Pieces of Advice from Veteran Teachers

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Start the school year the way you want the rest of the year to progress.

If you want quiet, expect it the first day. If you want meaningful interaction throughout the year then make sure you have it on the first day. Give students the respect and guidelines they need. Make sure they know what you expect of them from day one and the rest of the year runs itself.

Diane Shortall
Loma Vista School
Santa Ana, CA
Grade Levels: K-2

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